Synonyms of vindicate


1. justify, vindicate, uphold, maintain

usage: show to be right by providing justification or proof; "vindicate a claim"

2. vindicate, maintain, defend

usage: maintain, uphold, or defend; "vindicate the rights of the citizens"

3. vindicate, acquit, assoil, clear, discharge, exonerate, exculpate

usage: clear of accusation, blame, suspicion, or doubt with supporting proof; "You must vindicate yourself and fight this libel"

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