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From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishpardonablepar‧don‧a‧ble /ˈpɑːdənəbəl $ ˈpɑːr-/ adjective formal 🔊 🔊 FORGIVEpardonable mistakes are not very bad and can be forgiven syn forgivable 🔊 He had made the pardonable mistake of trusting the wrong person.pardonably adverb
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pardonableBut pardonable errors are errors none the less.The latter can, declares S E Finer with pardonable exaggeration, be counted on one's fingers and toes.Surely these are all legitimate stratagems for the diarist-and using them would be a pardonable offence.
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