What does redemption mean?

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rɪˈdɛmp ʃənre·demp·tion

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. redemption, salvation(noun)

    (theology) the act of delivering from sin or saving from evil

  2. redemption(noun)

    repayment of the principal amount of a debt or security at or before maturity (as when a corporation repurchases its own stock)

  3. redemption, repurchase, buyback(noun)

    the act of purchasing back something previously sold

Wiktionary

  1. redemption(Noun)

    the act of redeeming or something redeemed

  2. redemption(Noun)

    the recovery, for a fee, of a pawned article

  3. redemption(Noun)

    salvation from sin

  4. redemption(Noun)

    rescue upon payment of a ransom

Freebase

  1. Redemption

    "Redemption" is the name of a two-part episode of the science fiction television series Star Trek: The Next Generation. Parts I and II of "Redemption" comprise the 100th and 101st episodes of the series, also being the fourth season finale and the fifth season premiere. In the Star Trek timeline, the events depicted in the episodes occurred between stardates 44995.3 and 45020.4. "Redemption" is mainly composed of two interrelated stories: Worf's attempt to clear his family of dishonor, and a conflict between Gowron and the Duras sisters for leadership in the Klingon High Council.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Redemption

    rē-demp′shun, n. act of redeeming or buying back: ransom: release: the deliverance of mankind from sin and misery by Christ.—ns. Redemp′tionary, one who is set at liberty, or released from a bond, by paying a compensation or fulfilling some stipulated conditions; Redemp′tioner, one who redeemed himself from debt, or the like, by service; Redemp′tionist, one of an order of monks devoted to the redemption of Christian captives from slavery; Redemp′torist, one of a congregation of R.C. missionary priests, founded by Alfonso Liguori in 1732, whose object is the religious instruction of the people and the reform of public morality, by periodically visiting, preaching, and hearing confessions. [Fr.,—L.,—redemptus, pa.p. of redimĕre, to redeem.]

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of redemption in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of redemption in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of redemption in a Sentence

  1. Angus Canvin:

    We welcome today's FPC recognition that UCITS funds already manage redemption requests by investors well, enabling them to respond to any surges in redemption requests.

  2. Amanda Hall:

    I hope that the governor to come sees the example that Matt Bevin have given us about redemption and second chances and this is one of the best days of my life and thank Matt Bevin, i hope sooo many more people get to feel this beautiful feeling that I have.

  3. David Vitter:

    Fifteen years ago, I failed my family -- but found forgiveness and love. I learned that our falls don't define us, but rather how we get up, accept responsibility and earn redemption, you know me, I'm a fighter.

  4. Mother Teresa:

    Without out suffering, our work would just be social work, very good and helpful, but it would not be the work of Jesus Christ, not part of the Redemption. All the desolation of the poor people, not only their material poverty, but their spiritual destitution, must be redeemed. And we must share it, for only by being one with them can we redeem them by bringing God into their lives and bringing them to God.

  5. Jonathan Adler:

    There's a lot of research on the theme of redemption. It's sort of a classic American master narrative, we have the Puritan settlers finding freedom. We have ex-slaves' narratives about liberation. We have the rags to riches stories.

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