Atone Definition & Meaning |

atone / ( əˈtəʊn) / verb (intr foll by for) to make amends or reparation (for a crime, sin, etc) (tr) to expiate to atone a guilt with repentance obsolete to be in or bring into agreement Derived forms of atone atonable or atoneable, adjective atoner, noun Word Origin for atone C16: back formation from atonement