Definition of forgiving
- designed to be a forgiving tennis racquet
a person with a forgiving nature
These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'forgiving.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.
: able or willing to forgive someone or something
What made you want to look up forgiving? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).
the quality or state of being insatiable
Get Word of the Day daily email!