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- n. One who grants or achieves redress.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. One who redresses.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. One who gives redress.
"A wrong is unredressed when retribution overtakes its redresser."
As Montresor pointed out, “A wrong is unredressed when retribution overtakes its redresser.”
What would I not have given that it had been a quarrel — a violent one — and I the redresser of wrongs, and the defender of insulted beauty!
The leniency of modern governments has of late usually resorted to the process by indictment; and the crown, waiving all the privileges which appertain to the kingly office, appears before the constituted tribunals of the land, as the redresser of the public wrongs, invested with no powers, and clothed with no authority beyond the simple rights possessed by the meanest of its subjects.
Why, maiden, she is the nurse of pure and high affection, the stay of the oppressed, the redresser of grievances, the curb of the power of the tyrant.
He is the true redresser of wrongs, the only real knight that ever lived.
"He is the great redresser of the wrongs and crimes of earth, and now that you are a spirit and immediately within his jurisdiction, you should lay your complaint before him and pray him to avenge the sufferings you have been called upon to endure."
Les _Barilles_ pour redresser la tète les épaules et les hanches.
Delacroix_ Mécanicien Bandagiste Gymnastique pour redresser les défauts de la nature, particulièrement chez les femmes.
Le _Jube_ pour redresser la tête et donner des grâces; lès _Plombs_ pour apprendre à marcher avec grâce.
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