Synonyms for vindicate

Synonyms for (verb) vindicate

Synonyms: vindicate, justify

Definition: show to be right by providing justification or proof

Usage: vindicate a claim

Similar words: maintain, uphold

Definition: support against an opponent

Usage: The appellate court upheld the verdict

Synonyms: vindicate

Definition: clear of accusation, blame, suspicion, or doubt with supporting proof

Usage: You must vindicate yourself and fight this libel

Similar words: acquit, assoil, exculpate, exonerate, discharge, clear

Definition: pronounce not guilty of criminal charges

Usage: The suspect was cleared of the murder charges

Synonyms: vindicate

Definition: maintain, uphold, or defend

Usage: vindicate the rights of the citizens

Similar words: maintain, defend

Definition: state or assert

Usage: He maintained his innocence

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