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expiate-verb [ek-spee-eyt]
to atone for; make amends or reparation for: to expiate one's crimes.

http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/expiate

Though she apologized, it was obvious she had no intentions of expiating her actions when she hit her brother again.
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