to prove that someone is not guilty of a crime or responsible for a problem, bad situation, etc.
- The fireman was exonerated from blame.
- He was totally exonerated of any blame.
- to exonerate from blame
- to exonerate smb. charged with theft
- to exonerate oneself
- he exonerated himself from the charge of neglect
- оправданный, реабилитированный, реабилитировать, оправдывать