[ kon-doh-ney-shuh n ]
/ ˌkɒn doʊˈneɪ ʃən /
the act of condoning; the overlooking or implied forgiving of an offense.
acceptance, acknowledgment, license, admission, endorsement, agreement, dispensation, permit, privilege, approval, concession, warrant, recognition, okay, indulgence, concurrence, assent, promise, sanction, toleration
- condorcet, marie jean antoine nicolas caritat, marquis de,
Also con·don·ance [kuh n-doh-nuh ns] /kənˈdoʊ nəns/.
Origin of condonation
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1620s, from Latin condonationem (nominative condonatio) "a giving away," noun of action from condonare (see condone).
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper