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make amends

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make amends for

turn away from sin or do penitence

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Burton looked like they would rue Greg Pearson's well-saved penalty, but Harrad atoned for the missed opportunity late on.
Holywell atoned for their 4-1 away defeat with this ``home'' win.
They broke quickly and Rickie Lambert chipped the ball back for Wilbraham, who atoned for earlier misses with a well-taken effort.
Still, Briony the storyteller knows that in some sense her dramatic sin must be atoned for by telling another story, even if there is no way to unring the bell of her accusation.
First Division Pompey dominated the first half and led through a Dean Smith own goal but the Orient skipper atoned for his error with a goal at the right end three minutes after the restart.
The disqualified Classic winner was hailed "the best miler in Europe" after he atoned for a narrow Royal Ascot defeat with a smooth victory.
Corazzin atoned for a penalty miss by stealing in to net his 13th goal of the season.
They do not forgive sins but reduce the punishment earned by our sins, since, just as every good deed is rewarded, so every evil deed must be punished or otherwise atoned for.
Tanduay atoned for its early mistakes in the PBA D-League Aspirants' Cup as it intoxicated Wangs Basketball, 90-75, Thursday at Ynares Sports Arena.
36th nt t s d But former Charlton trainee Shelvey at least atoned for his howlers with a clever cushioned header to set up Spanish striker Michu to level in minute.
But Rooney atoned for his error by setting up Nat Brown to fire home the opener after 17 minutes.
NICKY HENDERSON added to his JCB Triumph Hurdle hand when Bareme atoned for a costly debut defeat, writes Bruce Jackson.
Perpignan did not relinquish their lead from the seventh minute as they atoned for their shock loss to Benetton Treviso a week earlier in style.
Freedman then atoned for his error by setting up Betsy for the winner.
National Park atoned for his poor showing on soft ground at Newbury on his previous appearance by making all and scoring