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exonerate

v. absolve (to free from guilt/ blame/ consequences/ duty; to grant pardon for)

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impartial

adj. unbiased

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objective

adj. unbiased

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nullify

v. cancel

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culpable

adj. guilty

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reprehensible

adj. guilty

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tenable

adj. defensible, plausible

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totalitarian

adj. autocratic (pertaining to autocrat/ absolute ruler)

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vindicate

v. justify, free from guilt/ blame

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oppressive

adj. domineering (tyrannical; overbearing; inclined to rule arbitrarily)

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tyrannical

adj. oppressive

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pompous

adj. self-important

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bombastic

adj. pompous

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adage

n. saying

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discourse

n. formal discussion

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disjointed

adj. incoherent

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loquacious

adj. talkative

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garrulous

adj. talkative

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verbose

adj. wordy

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brevity

n. conciseness