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condone

verb [T] uk   /kənˈdəʊn/  us   /-ˈdoʊn/
to accept or allow behaviour that is wrong: If the government is seen to condone violence, the bloodshed will never stop.
Translations of “condone”
in Vietnamese tha thứ…
in Spanish perdonar…
in Thai ให้อภัย…
in Malaysian memaafkan…
in French pardonner…
in German verzeihen…
in Chinese (Traditional) 寬恕,饒恕, 縱容, 包容,容忍…
in Indonesian memaafkan…
in Russian потворствовать…
in Turkish müsamaha etmek, hoş görmek, onaylamak…
in Chinese (Simplified) 宽恕,饶恕, 纵容, 包容,容忍…
in Polish pochwalać, akceptować, popierać…
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