forgivably forgivably

Definition(s):

  • (adv) in an excusable manner or to an excusable degree

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. There are, perhaps forgivably, some dancers who eventually come to view the show about as charitably as a harpsichordist girding for his umpty-umpth Messiah.
  2. The slogan was forgivably boosterish then, but now change is regarded far more neutrally.
  3. The picture presents a forgivably languid Fred MacMurray as a pearl smuggler.

News

  1. Parker: Amtrak should go to the dogs

    You might say I have a dog in this fight. He's tiny. He's blind. His bark is decidedly unmanly and his bites, usually in defense against things that can't be seen, are forgivably innocuous. I am his seeing-eye human.
    on June 7, 2013     Source: Savannah Morning News

  2. Dogs to earth

    You might say I have a dog in this fight. He’s tiny. He’s blind. His bark is decidedly unmanly and his bites, usually in defense against things that can’t be seen, are forgivably innocuous.
    on June 6, 2013     Source: The Wenatchee World

  3. Parker: Blind poodle finds home

    In today's Register Parker: Blind poodle finds home Register Jun 6, 2013 if (!window.OX_ads) { OX_ads = []; } OX_ads.push({ "auid" : "417992" }); document.write(' '); Excerpt : You might say I have a dog in this fight. He’s tiny. He’s blind. His bark is decidedly unmanly and his bites, usually in defense against things that can’t be seen, are forgivably innocuous. I am his seeing-eye human. I ...
    on June 6, 2013     Source: The Sandusky Register

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