forgive verb

ADV. quite I suspect that Rodney has never quite forgiven either of them. | never | easily Donna would not easily forgive Beth's silly attempt to trick her.

VERB + FORGIVE be able/unable to, can/could I couldn't forgive him. | be easy to An insult like that isn't easy to forgive. | ask sb to, beg sb to He fell to his knees and begged God to forgive him. | try to

PREP. for She never forgave him for losing her ring.

PHRASES forgive and forget He was not the sort of man to forgive and forget.