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excusable

adjective uk   /ɪkˈskjuː.zə.bl̩/ us  
deserving to be forgiven: Considering her difficult childhood her behaviour is excusable.
Opposite
Translations of “excusable”
in Chinese (Traditional) (行為)可原諒的,可諒解的…
in Russian простительный…
in Turkish bağışlanabilir, affedilebilir…
in Chinese (Simplified) (行为)可原谅的,可谅解的…
in Polish wybaczalny…
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