[ verb ] grant a pardon to
"Ford pardoned Nixon" "The Thanksgiving turkey was pardoned by the President"
Used in print(The Philadelphia Inquirer,...)
The military also had demanded pledges that there would be no changes in the laws passed by the junta and no leaders of the Menderes regime now in prison would be pardoned .(Chicago Daily Tribune,...)
Mrs._Blanche_Dunkel , 60 , who has spent 25 years in the Dwight reformatory for women for the murder in 1935 of her son-in-law , Ervin_Lang , then 28 , appealed for a parole at a hearing yesterday before two Illinois pardon and parole board_members , John_M._Bookwalter and Joseph_Carpentier .
[ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 19507