Forgiveness

(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Forgiveness->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ forgiveness
forgiveness
pardon
condonation
grace
remission
absolution
amnesty
oblivion
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ indulgence
indulgence
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ reprieve
reprieve
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ conciliation
conciliation
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ reconcilement
reconcilement
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ reconciliation
reconciliation
&c.(pacification) 723
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ propitiation
propitiation
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ excuse
excuse
exoneration
quittance
release
indemnity
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ bill of indemnity
bill of indemnity
act of indemnity
covenant of indemnity
deed of indemnity
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ exculpation
exculpation
&c.(acquittal) 970
GRP: \\ N \\ 4
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ longanimity
longanimity
placability
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ amantium irae
amantium irae
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ locus paenitentiae
locus paenitentiae
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ forbearance
forbearance
PARAG:Forgiveness->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ forgive
forgive
forgive and forget
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ pardon
pardon
condone
think no more of
let bygones be bygones
shake hands
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ forget an injury
forget an injury
GRP: \\ V \\ 2
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ excuse
excuse
pass over
overlook
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ wink at
wink at
&c.(neglect) 460
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ bear with
bear with
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ allow for
allow for
make allowances for
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ let one down easily
let one down easily
not be too hard upon
pocket the affront
GRP: \\ V \\ 3
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ let off
let off
remit
absolve
give absolution
reprieve
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ acquit
acquit
&c. 970
GRP: \\ V \\ 4
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ beg pardon
beg pardon
ask pardon
implore pardon
&c.->N.
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ conciliate
conciliate
propitiate
placate
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ make up a quarrel
make up a quarrel
&c.(pacify) 723
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ let the wound heal
let the wound heal
PARAG:Forgiveness->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ forgiving
forgiving
placable
conciliatory
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 2
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ forgiven
forgiven
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ unresented
unresented
unavenged
unrevenged
PARAG:Forgiveness->Adv
GRP: \\ Adv \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ cry you mercy
cry you mercy

English dictionary for students. 2013.

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  • Forgiveness — doesn t mean that you deny the other person s responsibility for hurting you, and it doesn t minimize or justify the wrong. You can forgive the person without excusing the act. Depending on the degree and circumstance of the offense, (typically,… …   Wikipedia

  • FORGIVENESS — FORGIVENESS, the act of absolving or pardoning; the state of being pardoned. In the Bible The biblical concept of forgiveness presumes, in its oldest strata, that sin is a malefic force that adheres to the sinner and that forgiveness is the… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Forgiveness — For*give ness, n. [AS. forgifnes.] 1. The act of forgiving; the state of being forgiven; as, the forgiveness of sin or of injuries. [1913 Webster] To the Lord our God belong mercies and forgivenesses. Dan. ix. 9. [1913 Webster] In whom we have …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Forgiveness — Single par Ayumi Hamasaki extrait de l’album Memorial Address Face A Forgiveness Face B divers remixes Sortie 20 août 2003 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Forgiveness — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda «forgiveness» Sencillo de Ayumi Hamasaki del álbum Memorial address Publicación 20 de agosto del 2003 Formato Maxi single …   Wikipedia Español

  • forgiveness — (n.) O.E. forgiefnes pardon, forgiveness, indulgence; see FORGIVE (Cf. forgive) + NESS (Cf. ness) …   Etymology dictionary

  • forgiveness — index absolution, amnesty, clemency, condonation, dispensation (exception), exoneration, grace, indulge …   Law dictionary

  • forgiveness — [n] pardon; end of blame absolution, acquittal, amnesty, charity, clemency, compassion, condonation, dispensation, exculpation, exoneration, extenuation, grace, immunity, impunity, indemnity, justification, lenience, lenity, mercy, overlooking,… …   New thesaurus

  • forgiveness — ► NOUN ▪ the action of forgiving or the state of being forgiven …   English terms dictionary

  • forgiveness — [fər giv′nis] n. 1. a forgiving or being forgiven; pardon 2. inclination to forgive or pardon …   English World dictionary

  • forgiveness — A re establishment of personal relations after a rupture. Although in the OT God does not forgive automatically, as though that is what he exists for, he is described as always ready to forgive when the right conditions are in place (Neh. 9:17).… …   Dictionary of the Bible

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