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- Inclined to forgive.
- I am not very forgiving.
inclined to forgive
forgiving (plural forgivings)
- An act of forgiveness.
1996, Bernard P. Dauenhauer, Citizenship in a Fragile World, page 58:
- And I receive your forgiveness only from you. A group's promises and forgivings are nothing more than the sum of its individual members' promises and forgivings.