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adjective uk   /fəˈɡɪv.ɪŋ/  us   /fɚ-/
willing to forgive: She's very forgiving. Something that is forgiving allows you to make mistakes or allows for your weaknesses: They flew back to a cooler and more forgiving climate. This material is very forgiving and easy to sew.
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