ass-oiling

assoil

[uh-soil]
verb (used with object) Archaic.
1.
to absolve; acquit; pardon.
2.
to atone for.

Origin:
1250–1300; Middle English asoilen < Anglo-French asoiler, Old French asoilier, variant of asoldre < Latin absolvere to absolve

assoilment, noun
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assoil (əˈsɔɪl)
 
vb
1.  to absolve; set free
2.  to atone for
 
[C13: from Old French assoldre, from Latin absolvere to absolve]

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