Exemption


Exemption
I
(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Exemption->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ exemption
exemption
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ absence
absence
&c. 187
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ exception
exception
immunity
privilege
release
PARAG:Exemption->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ not have
not have
&c. 777
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ be without
be without
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ excuse
excuse
PARAG:Exemption->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ exempt from
exempt from
devoid of
without
unpossessed of
unblest with
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ immune from
immune from
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 2
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ not having
not having
&c. 777
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ unpossessed
unpossessed
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ untenanted
untenanted
&c.(vacant) 187
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ without an owner
without an owner
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 3
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ unobtained
unobtained
unacquired
II
(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Exemption->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ exemption
exemption
freedom
irresponsibility
immunity
liberty
license
release
exoneration
excuse
dispensation
absolution
franchise
renunciation
discharge
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ exculpation
exculpation
&c. 970
PARAG:Exemption->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ be exempt
be exempt
&c.->Adj.
exempt
release
acquit
discharge
quitclaim
remise
remit
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ free
free
set at liberty
let off
pass over
spare
excuse
dispense with
give dispensation
license
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ stretch a point
stretch a point
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ absolve
absolve
&c.(forgive) 918
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ exonerate
exonerate
&c.(exculpate) 970
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ save the necessity
save the necessity
PARAG:Exemption->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ exempt
exempt
free
immune
at liberty
scot-free
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ released
released
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ unbound
unbound
unencumbered
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ irresponsible
irresponsible
unaccountable
not answerable
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ excusable
excusable

English dictionary for students. 2013.

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  • exemption — [ ɛgzɑ̃psjɔ̃ ] n. f. • 1411; lat. exemptio → exempt 1 ♦ Dispense (d une charge, d un service commun). Exemption du service militaire (⇒ réforme) . Exemption d impôts, de taxes. ⇒ exonération, franchise. Exemption d obligations. ⇒ décharge.… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • exemption — ex·emp·tion /ig zemp shən/ n 1: the act of exempting or state of being exempt 2: one that exempts or is exempted: as a: an amount of income exempted from taxation that may be deducted from adjusted gross income under the tax laws see also… …   Law dictionary

  • Exemption — • The whole or partial release of an ecclesiastical person, corporation, or institution from the authority of the ecclesiastical superior next higher in rank, and the placing of the person or body thus released under the control of the authority… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Exemption — Ex*emp tion, n. [L. exemptio a removing: cf. F. exemption exemption.] The act of exempting; the state of being exempt; freedom from any charge, burden, evil, etc., to which others are subject; immunity; privilege; as, exemption of certain… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • exemption — exemption, immunity are comparable when meaning the act or fact of freeing or the state of being free or freed from something burdensome, disagreeable, or painful. Exemption is more restricted in its meaning, for it applies usually to a release… …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • exemption — Exemption, Immunitas. L immunité et exemption qu on a merité par le moyen des services qu on a fait à la republique, Vacatio rerum gestarum. Avoir exemption, Habere immunitatem. Donner exemption d aucune charge, Dare immunitatem alicuius muneris …   Thresor de la langue françoyse

  • exemption — Exemption. s. f. v. (Le P se prononce.) Droit, grace, privilege qui exempte, immunité. Exemption de tailles, de toutes charges publiques. on luy a donné un arrest d exemption, accordé une exemption …   Dictionnaire de l'Académie française

  • exemption — [eg zemp′shən, igzemp′shən] n. [ME exempcioun < OFr exemption < L exemptio] 1. an exempting or being exempted; freedom or release from a liability, obligation, etc.; immunity 2. a) the exempting from an individual s taxable income of a… …   English World dictionary

  • exemption — late 14c., from O.Fr. exemption, exencion or directly from L. exemptionem (nom. exemptio) a taking out, removing, noun of action from pp. stem of eximere (see EXEMPT (Cf. exempt)) …   Etymology dictionary

  • exemption — A state or federal statute which shields certain property from the claims of unsecured creditors (SA Bankruptcy.com) Property that the Bankruptcy Code or applicable state law permits a debtor to keep from creditors. (BankruptcyAction.com)… …   Glossary of Bankruptcy

  • exemption — [n] freedom from a responsibility absolution, discharge, dispensation, exception, exoneration, immunity, impunity, privilege, release; concepts 652,685,691 Ant. account ability, answerability, liability, responsibility …   New thesaurus