Synonyms of 'redemption'
1 compensationDictionary, saving, amends
trying to make some redemption for his actions
2 salvationDictionary, release, rescue
offering redemption from our sins
those whose marriages are beyond salvation
the secret negotiations necessary to secure the release of the hostages
the rescue of the crew of a ship
Passover recalls the liberation from slavery in Egypt.
the eventual ransom of the victim
the emancipation of slaves in the nineteenth century
their sudden deliverance from war
4 trade-inDictionary, return, recovery
cash redemptions and quota payments
5 fulfilmentDictionary, performance, exchange
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If you do something as an atonement for doing something wrong, you do it to show that you are sorry.
True guilt is marked by a willingness to make atonement.
If something is some compensation for something bad that has happened, it makes you feel better.
The present she left him was no compensation for her absence.
Thesaurus for redemption from the Collins English Thesaurus
Redemption is the act of redeeming something or of being redeemed by something.