Definition of extenuatory in English:


Pronunciation /-əˌtôrē/

See synonyms for extenuatory


See extenuate

‘Here are some examples of manslaughter arising from extenuatory considerations in fact.’
  • ‘The extenuatory sentencing circumstances are various circumstances synoptically provided by the penal code, represent the actors' public harm and personal danger, and can be applied with extenuation in sentences.’