Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun The act of forgiving; pardon.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun The act of forgiving; the act of granting pardon, as for a wrong, offense, or sin; remission of an obligation, debt, or penalty; pardon.
  • noun Disposition or willingness to forgive or pardon.

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

  • noun The act of forgiving; the state of being forgiven.
  • noun Disposition to pardon; willingness to forgive.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun The action of forgiving.
  • noun Readiness to forgive.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun the act of excusing a mistake or offense
  • noun compassionate feelings that support a willingness to forgive

Etymologies

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From forgiven + -ness.

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  • noun How you act when you want something from someone who fucked you.

    August 23, 2019