Definition of forgiveness
: the act of forgiving I ask for your forgiveness.
Examples of forgiveness in a sentence
She treats us with kindness and forgiveness.
they asked her forgiveness for failing to invite her to the party
Before 12th Century
First Known Use of forgiveness
before 12th century
FORGIVENESS Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of forgiveness for English Language Learners
: the act of forgiving someone or something
: the attitude of someone who is willing to forgive other people
FORGIVENESS Defined for Kids
Definition of forgiveness for Students
: the act of ending anger at She asked for his forgiveness.
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