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Origin of expiation
OTHER WORDS FROM expiationex·pi·a·tion·al, adjectivenon·ex·pi·a·tion, noun
Words nearby expiation
Example sentences from the Web for expiation
But law is, at best, an imperfect instrument of grief and expiation.30-Day Sentence for Dharun Ravi in Rutgers Spying Case Is Right|Jay Michaelson|May 21, 2012|DAILY BEAST
They hold that it applies to his death on the cross as an expiation for sin.
The law of the sacrifice of the red cow, and the water of expiation.The Bible, Douay-Rheims Version|Various
As a rule, however, the recovery of caste by expiation is an easy matter.The World's Greatest Books, Vol XII.|Arthur Mee