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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Qualified to being overlooked adj. - Easily forgiven.

Usage examples (23)
  • Mistakes ending in deaths of the innocent are not excusable.
  • Excuse my (treasured) ignorance, but why might it be 'excusable' for journals to be evasive about turnaround time?
  • She felt that they were excusable because Kate was Kate.
  • 'If it is excusable,' said he, 'I do not eat of the pig.' for more
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