Focus on the pronunciation of forgive
English definition of “forgive”
/fərˈgɪv/, /fɔr-/ v [T] (past tense forgave /fərˈgeɪv/, /fɔr-/, past participle forgiven /fərˈgɪv·ən/, /fɔr-/)
› to stop being angry with someone who has done something wrong: She apologized and he forgave her. I can’t forgive someone who has treated me so badly. forgiveness
/fərˈgɪv·nəs/, /fɔr-/ n [U] › To my family and friends, I beg your forgiveness for the lies I’ve told.