Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Capable of being pardoned or forgiven; not requiring the execution of penalty or the infliction of censure; venial: applied to either offense or offender.
  • Synonyms Excusable, etc. See venial.

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

  • adjective Admitting of pardon; not requiring the excution of penalty; venial; excusable; -- applied to the offense or to the offender.

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  • adjective Capable of being pardoned.

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

  • adjective admitting of being pardoned

Etymologies

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Back-formation from unpardonable.

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