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forgiveness

noun [U] uk   /fəˈɡɪv.nəs/  us   /fɚ-/
C2 the act of forgiving or the willingness to forgive: to ask for/beg forgiveness
Translations of “forgiveness”
in Korean 용서…
in Arabic تَسامُح…
in Portuguese perdão…
in Catalan perdó…
in Japanese 許し…
in Italian perdono…
in Chinese (Traditional) 原諒, 寬恕…
in Russian прощение…
in Turkish bağışla(n)ma, affetme, affedilme…
in Chinese (Simplified) 原谅, 宽恕…
in Polish przebaczenie, wyrozumiałość…
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