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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To overlook or dismiss an offense.

Usage examples (25)
  • Trudy couldn't condone Lee's behavior.
  • What the left does not condone is Israel’s objective of reestablishing a credible deterrent in Gaza.
  • That's why a statement that Hillary does not "condone" the comment is weak tea.
  • It's not enough to say you do not "condone" remarks by your own official chairperson and staffer. for more
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