FORGIVENESS

To wilfully put aside any feelings of resentment you may have towards a person who has committed a wrong, has been unfair or hurtful or otherwise harmed you in some way.

FORGIVENESS: "Joe showed forgiveness to his friend who had lied about something."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "FORGIVENESS," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/forgiveness/ (accessed August 24, 2019).
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