The act of making satisfaction or atonement for any crime or fault; the extinguishing of guilt by suffering or penalty.
The means by which reparation or atonement for crimes or sins is made; an expiatory sacrifice or offering; an atonement.
compensation for a wrong; "we were unable to get satisfaction from the local store"
the act of atoning for sin or wrongdoing (especially appeasing a deity)
Cleansing away sin
the compensation or satisfaction that fully makes right a wrong relationship