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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To cease to feel resentment against; to give up a claim on account of; to grant remission of an offsnes; to pardon.

Usage examples (36)
  • When a deep injury is done us, we never recover until we forgive.
  • I forgive you your debt
  • What we are loath to forgive is quiet respectability.
  • The hardest to forgive is the one whom we have wronged. for more
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