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    could you tell me what 's "Teacher spared jail for dating student", spared jail? i dont understand even after looking up the dictionary
    thank you very much

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    It means to refrain from inflicting injury or punishment; to exercise lenience or mercy:

    The teacher was spared a jail sentence ... wasn't sent to jail.

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