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Princeton's WordNet

  1. redemptive, redeeming(a), saving(a)(adj)

    bringing about salvation or redemption from sin

    "saving faith"; "redemptive (or redeeming) love"

  2. redeeming(a)(adj)

    compensating for some fault or defect

    "the redeeming feature of the plan is its simplicity"; "his saving grace was his sense of humor"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Redeeming

    of Redeem

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of redeeming in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of redeeming in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of redeeming in a Sentence

  1. John Waters:

    I pride myself on the fact that my work has no socially redeeming value.

  2. Etty Hillesum:

    We are always in search of the redeeming formula, the crystallizing thought.

  3. Deepak Chopra:

    Religion is confining and imprisoning and toxic because it is based on ideology and dogma. But spirituality is redeeming and universal.

  4. Sam James Ervin, Jr.:

    I used to think that the Civil War was our country's greatest tragedy, but I do remember that there were some redeeming features in the Civil War in that there was some spirit of sacrifice and heroism displayed on both sides. I see no redeeming features in Watergate.

  5. Theodore Hesburgh:

    I can think of no better way of redeeming this tragic world today than love and laughter. Too many of the young have forgotten how to laugh, and too many of the elders have forgotten how to love. Would not our lives be lightened if only we could all learn to laugh more easily at ourselves and to love one another

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