forgive(redirected from could be forgiven for doing)
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forgiveverb absolve, acquit, bear no malice, cancel, clear, condonare, condone, exculpate, excuse, exempt, exonerate, forget, give absolution, grant amnesty, grant parron, ignoscere, overlook, palliate, pardon, reprieve, shrive, vindicate
Associated concepts: executive pardon, forgiveness of debt
See also: absolve, clear, condone, discharge, excuse, exonerate, extenuate, free, justify, liberate, overlook, palliate, pardon, purge, release, relent, remit