Student Thesaurus

One entry found for redeem.
Entry Word: redeem
Function: verb
Text: 1 to do what is required by the terms of <our dad redeemed his pledge to take us out for pizza if we aced the exam> -- see FULFILL 1
2 to free from captivity or punishment by paying a price <the government has consistently refused to redeem hostages captured by terrorists> -- see RANSOM
3 to free from the penalties or consequences of sin <the belief that sinners are redeemed by their faith in God> -- see SAVE 1
4 to make better in behavior or character <made a determined effort to redeem himself in his neighbors' eyes> -- see REFORM 1