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English verb: atone

1. atone (social) make amends for


SamplesExpiate one's sins.


Synonymsaby, abye, expiate


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s PP


Broader (hypernym)compensate, correct, redress, right

2. atone (emotion) turn away from sin or do penitence


Synonymsrepent


Pattern of useSomebody ----s









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