"redeem" in the verb sense
1. deliver, redeem, save
save from sins
restore the honor or worth of
to turn in (vouchers or coupons) and receive something in exchange
4. ransom, redeem
exchange or buy back for money under threat
5. redeem, pay off
pay off (loans or promissory notes)
convert into cash of commercial papers
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