The act of redeeming, or the state of being redeemed; repurchase; ransom; release; rescue; deliverance; as, the redemption of prisoners taken in war; the redemption of a ship and cargo.
- The act of redeeming or the condition of having been redeemed.
- Recovery of something pawned or mortgaged.
- The payment of an obligation, as a government's payment of the value of its bonds.
- Deliverance upon payment of ransom; rescue.
- Christianity Salvation from sin through Jesus's sacrifice.