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Adjective
Kind or lenient, often to excess
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Adjective
That lessens the seriousness of something by providing an excuse
Noun
Forgiveness of sins, in a general sense
Noun
The practice of tolerating something, in particular differences of opinion or behaviour
Verb
Present participle for to tolerate or allow (something that is generally frowned on)
“Equally, I do not condone the supply of arms to such regimes, sanctioned by our own successive governments.”
Verb
Present participle for to excuse (something that is generally frowned on)
“Or should he say nothing about it and condone brutality for fear of appearing in the newspapers?”
Verb
Present participle for to deliberately ignore (something that is generally frowned on)
“But what is harder to condone than the folly of youth is the sight of the game's senior figures acting like petulant, paranoid brats.”
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