Examples of pardonable in a Sentence
It was a pardonable mistake.
the new parents' gushing pride was pardonable
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But now, without any provocation, and without the justification of reprisal or retaliation, a refusal to outlaw the use of the bomb save in reprisal is making a political purpose of its possession; this is hardly pardonable.
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First Known Use of pardonable
Synonymscondonable, excusable, forgivable, venial, remissible, remittable
Antonymsindefensible, inexcusable, mortal, unforgivable, unjustifiable, unpardonable
Related Wordsjustifiable, redeemable; allowable, permissible; insignificant, minor, petty, trifling, trivial, unimportant; harmless, ignorable, tolerable
Near Antonymsabominable, criminal, damning, evil, heinous; sinful, vile, wicked
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