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1) atone. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...aˇtoned, aˇtonˇing, aˇtones1. To make amends, as for a sin or fault: These crimes must be atoned for. 2. Archaic To agree. 1. To expiate. 2. Archaic To conciliate;...

2) expiate. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...Inflected forms: exˇpiˇatˇed, exˇpiˇatˇing, exˇpiˇates To make amends or reparation for; atone: expiate one's sins by acts of penance. To make amends; atone. Latin...

3) 3125. Aeschylus. The Columbia World of Quotations. 1996
...NUMBER:3125 QUOTATION:For a murderous blow let murderous blow atone. ATTRIBUTION:Aeschylus (525-456 B.C.), Greek tragedian. The Libation Bearers, l. 312....

4) 18666. Eliot, T.S. (Thomas Stearns). The Columbia World of Quotations. 1996
...NUMBER:18666 QUOTATION:Let the whiteness of bones atone to forgetfulness.There is no life in them. As I am forgottenAnd would be forgotten, so I would forgetThus...

5) 61594. Trollope, Anthony. The Columbia World of Quotations. 1996
...NUMBER:61594 QUOTATION:Neither money nor position can atone to me for low birth. ATTRIBUTION:Anthony Trollope (1815-1882), British novelist. Lady Amelia de Courcy,...

6) inexpiable. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...1. Impossible to expiate or atone for: inexpiable crimes. 2. Obsolete Implacable. inˇexpiˇaˇbly -ADVERB...

7) 60152. Thoreau, Henry David. The Columbia World of Quotations. 1996
...QUOTATION:The Indian said a particularly long prayer this Sunday evening, as if to atone for working in the morning. ATTRIBUTION:Henry David Thoreau (1817-1862),...

8) 57863. Thomas, Dylan. The Columbia World of Quotations. 1996
...star was brokenInto the centuries of the childMyselves grieve now, and miracles cannot atone. ATTRIBUTION:Dylan Thomas (1914-1953), Welsh poet. "Ceremony After a...

9) 3577. Alexander Pope. 1688-1744. Bartlett, John, comp. 1919. Familiar Quotations, 10th ed.
...NUMBER: 3577 AUTHOR: Alexander Pope (1688–1744) QUOTATION: Or where the pictures for the page atone, And Quarles is sav d by beauties not his own. ATTRIBUTION: The...

10) 271. O Martyred Spirit by George Santayana. Nicholson & Lee, eds. 1917. The Oxford Book of English Mystical Verse
...O MARTYRED Spirit of this helpless Whole, Who dost by pain for tyranny atone, And in the star, the atom, and the stone, Purgest the primal guilt, and in the soul;...

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