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What is another word for forgiving?

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Adjective
Lenient or tolerant, inclined to forgive
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“His life abounds in illustrations of his forgiving nature. He cherished no malice. He prayed for his most bitter foes.”
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Having a considerate or kindly disposition
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Noble and generous in spirit
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Having a relaxed, friendly, or unofficial style, manner, or nature
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Capable of bending easily without breaking
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Willing or prone to give way to the influence of others
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Reconcilable or conciliatory
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Pardoning or absolving
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Able to be easily modified to respond to altered circumstances
Verb
Present participle for to forgive (someone) for a fault or offense
“But he had never truly been in love before, either, so we will forgive him his mistakes as well.”
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Present participle for to request that one tolerate another's foibles, ignorance, or impoliteness
“So far as legal aid is concerned, would your Lordship forgive my ignorance, I still have to ask for detail, an order for detailed assessment.”
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Present participle for to deliberately ignore (something that is generally frowned on)
“But what is harder to forgive than the folly of youth is the sight of the game's senior figures acting like petulant, paranoid brats.”
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