The Lord-Advocate being sworn, in exculpation, he gave a distinct account of the transactions which he had had with the prisoner.
But that very circumstance is our exculpation, instead of our guilt.
And your exculpation of Karen did not convince me as it seemed to do Mrs. Forrester.
It fortunately happens that you are all present to hear my exculpation.
We undertake this duty, from higher and more important motives than the exculpation of any individual.
Perhaps there may be some little thing to say in exculpation.
He has worked over the character already given her by the Chronicle for his own exculpation.
So clear is his exculpation in this case, that no investigation of facts, severely reflecting upon others, is required.
She fought on the consuming fire to have her exculpation heard.
My dear cousin, you will not fail to arrest Marshal Marillac; it is for the good of my service and for your own exculpation.