Definition of disculpate in US English:

disculpate

verb

  • with object To absolve from blame; to exonerate, exculpate.

Origin

Late 17th century; earliest use found in William Bates (1625–1699), clergyman and ejected minister. From post-classical Latin disculpat-, past participial stem of disculpare disculp.

Pronunciation

disculpate

/ˈdɪskʌlpeɪt/