Hindi translation of 'amnesty'
Word forms: amnesties
2. countable noun
1. countable noun
If a prisoner is granted an amnesty, they are officially pardoned.क्षमादान mn
He announced a general amnesty for political prisoners.
2. countable noun
An amnesty is a period of time during which people can confess to a crime or give up weapons without being punished.निर्मुक्ति काल mn
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A general pardon, an amnesty for all crimes past, would soon be offered.Malory: The Life and Times of King Arthur's Chronicler (2005)
Amnesty is a pardon for an offence.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
The bill is expected to come into force some time in 2007 although there may be an amnesty period before 60 fixed penalty fines are issued.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
The four were subsequently released in 1991 as part of the general amnesty during the negotiations to end apartheid.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
We are offering an amnesty to those who are hiding people away illegally.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
He was given an amnesty after two years, enabling him to play in Spain.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
All have been granted amnesty from hooliganism claims.The Sun (2013)
An amnesty for people who committed crimes ten years ago?The Sun (2010)
In exchange, all prisoners will be freed and there will be an amnesty for rebels.The Sun (2015)
Last month it announced an amnesty for items taken from its rooms.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
Of the latter, half had been granted amnesty and the other half were undergoing more screening.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
She is currently working on an idea for a nationwide knife and gun amnesty.The Sun (2013)
The Government is due to launch a nationwide knife amnesty next week.The Sun (2006)
The informants were not seeking an amnesty for crimes that they had committed.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
The judicial process was initially painfully slow, partly as a result of a 1978 amnesty law that protected members of the armed forces.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
Ukraine also agreed to more autonomy for the east and an amnesty for rebels.The Sun (2014)
Which leads to the question of general amnesty.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
In one of his first acts as king, he declared general amnesty.Christianity Today (2000)
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British English: amnesty NOUN
An amnesty is an official pardon granted to a group of prisoners by the state.
Those with minor offences were given amnesty.
Translation of amnesty from the Collins English to Hindi