[ kon-doh-ney-shuh n ]
/ ˌkɒn doʊˈneɪ ʃən /


the act of condoning; the overlooking or implied forgiving of an offense.


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Also con·don·ance [kuh n-doh-nuh ns] /kənˈdoʊ nəns/.

Origin of condonation

1615–25; < New Latin condōnātiōn- (stem of condōnātiō), Latin: a giving away, equivalent to condōnāt(us) (past participle of condōnāre; see condone) + -iōn- -ion. See con-, donation

OTHER WORDS FROM condonation

non·con·do·na·tion, noun

Words nearby condonation Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020