Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Capable of being absolved; deserving of or entitled to absolution.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective That may be absolved.

Etymologies

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

absolve +‎ -able

Examples

  • India and Pakistan now face a common threat from terrorism and thus need to work together, Holbrooke sought to make Pakistan's war by terror against India absolvable and unpreventable - a reality he actually would like India to stoically endure.

    Shadow Warrior

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