redeem

Definitions of redeem

Verb

1

compensate for the faults or bad aspects of (something).

a disappointing debate redeemed only by an outstanding speech

Synonyms:

save compensate for the defects of vindicate

2

gain or regain possession of (something) in exchange for payment.

his best suit had been redeemed from the pawnbrokers

Synonyms:

retrieve regain recover get back reclaim repossess buy back

Synonyms of redeem

Verb

save vindicate atone for retrieve exchange pay off/back fulfill pay off ransom

See also

redeem

Leviticus 27:28-29 - Things Permanently Dedicated To The Lord

28 'Nevertheless, anything which a man sets apart to the LORD out of all that he has, of man or animal or of the fields of his own property, shall not be sold or redeemed. Anything devoted to destruction is most holy to the LORD. 29 'No one who may have been set apart among men shall be ransomed; he shall surely be put to death.

Leviticus 23:9-14 - The Feast Of Firstfruits

Leviticus 24:12-23 - An Example Of Just And Fair Punishment

Leviticus 25:18-22 - The Problem Of The Seventh Year

Leviticus 26:46-46 - Summary Colophon

Leviticus 27:9-13 - Redemption Of Vowed Animals

Leviticus 27:28-29 - Things Permanently Dedicated To The Lord

Numbers 1:16-46 - The Census Of The Tribes

Numbers 2:1-34 - The Arrangement Of The Camps

Numbers 3:33-39 - The Numbering Of Merari

Numbers 4:1-49 - The Census Of The Kohathites

Numbers 5:1-4 - Rules Concerning Those Unclean

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Not Redeemed

Numbers 35:32

'You shall not take ransom for him who has fled to his city of refuge, that he may return to live in the land before the death of the priest.

Leviticus 27:29

'No one who may have been set apart among men shall be ransomed; he shall surely be put to death.

Leviticus 27:33

'He is not to be concerned whether it is good or bad, nor shall he exchange it; or if he does exchange it, then both it and its substitute shall become holy. It shall not be redeemed.'"

Leviticus 27:28

'Nevertheless, anything which a man sets apart to the LORD out of all that he has, of man or animal or of the fields of his own property, shall not be sold or redeemed. Anything devoted to destruction is most holy to the LORD.

Leviticus 27:20

'Yet if he will not redeem the field, but has sold the field to another man, it may no longer be redeemed;

Proverbs 6:35

He will not accept any ransom, Nor will he be satisfied though you give many gifts.

Psalm 49:7-9

No man can by any means redeem his brother Or give to God a ransom for him-- For the redemption of his soul is costly, And he should cease trying forever-- That he should live on eternally, That he should not undergo decay.