What does forgiving mean?

Definitions for forgiving
fərˈgɪv ɪŋfor·giv·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. forgiving(adj)

    inclined or able to forgive and show mercy

    "a kindly forgiving nature"; "a forgiving embrace to the naughty child"

  2. absolvitory, exonerative, forgiving(adj)

    providing absolution

Wiktionary

  1. forgiving(Adjective)

    Inclined to forgive.

    I am not very forgiving.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Forgiving

    of Forgive

  2. Forgiving(adj)

    disposed to forgive; inclined to overlook offenses; mild; merciful; compassionate; placable; as, a forgiving temper

Freebase

  1. Forgiving

    "Forgiving" is episode 17 of season 3 in the television show Angel.

How to pronounce forgiving?

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    Alex
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    Karen
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    Veena
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How to say forgiving in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of forgiving in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of forgiving in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of forgiving in a Sentence

  1. Debasish Mridha, M.D.:

    Live like a tree, giving, forgiving and free.

  2. Debasish Mridha, M.D.:

    Live like a tree, giving, forgiving, and free.

  3. Nigel Owens:

    Pressure on referees now is massive, people are less forgiving.

  4. Thomas Watson (c. 1620-1686):

    A man may as well go to hell for not forgiving as for not believing.

  5. Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban:

    From the 15th, Hungarian authorities cannot be forgiving of illegal border-crossing.

Images & Illustrations of forgiving

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