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forgive

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forgive/fɚˈgɪv/verb
forgivesforgave/-ˈgeɪv//fɚˈgeɪv/forgiven/-ˈgɪvən//fɚˈgɪvən/forgiving
forgive
/fɚˈgɪv/
verb
forgivesforgave/-ˈgeɪv//fɚˈgeɪv/forgiven/-ˈgɪvən//fɚˈgɪvən/forgiving
Learner's definition of FORGIVE  
: to stop feeling anger toward (someone who has done something wrong) : to stop blaming (someone)
[+ object]
[no object]
[+ object]  : to stop feeling anger about (something) : to forgive someone for (something wrong)
[+ object]  : to stop requiring payment of (money that is owed)

forgive me

— used in speech as a polite way of starting to say something that may seem rude or unpleasant

— forgiver

noun,pluralforgivers[count]
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