- the act of condoning; the overlooking or implied forgiving of an offense.
Also con·don·ance [kuh n-doh-nuh ns] /kənˈdoʊ nəns/.
Origin of condonation
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Word Origin and History for condonances
1620s, from Latin condonationem (nominative condonatio) "a giving away," noun of action from condonare (see condone).
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