How to use Forgave in a sentence
But you forgave your mother, didn't you?
He told me everything that did happen and I forgave him.
Claire was known as a gracious remitter, because she willingly forgave all wrongs and never held a grudge.
Mom told me that Dad forgave her for her affair with SeÃ±or Medena.
To sum up the incidents of this eventful period of his life, it was during it that he lost his mother, always loved and dutifully honoured, by death; his sister had been estranged from him some years before by an imprudent marriage, which, though making her a liberal allowance, he never forgave.Advertisement
Her parents fought and forgave.
She said she forgave her father, and she was trying to.
Although the pope forgave him, the German princes, resolved not to miss the chance which-fortune had given them, met in March 1077, and deposed him, electing Rudolph, duke of Swabia, as his successor.
In a text message, she forgave me but needs time.
Elizabeth never forgave him; but Cecil corresponded with the Scottish lords, and their answer in July 1559, in Knox's handwriting, assures England not only of their own constancy, but of "a charge and commandment to our posterity, that the amity and league between you and us, contracted and begun in Christ Jesus, may by them be kept inviolated for ever."Advertisement
For this the nobility never forgave him.
Henry never forgave the audacity; but, for the moment, the only revenge he could take was upon More's father, whom upon some pretext he threw into the Tower, and he only released him upon payment of a fine of £ioo.
He held monks strictly to the performance of their vows; took care to satisfy himself of the fitness of candidates for bishoprics; enjoined regular catechetical instruction, greater simplicity in preaching, and greater reverence in worship. The moral teaching of the Jesuits incurred his condemnation (1679) (see Liguori), an act which the society never forgave, and which it partially revenged by forcing, through the Inquisition, the condemnation of the quietistic doctrines of Molinos (1687), for which Innocent entertained some sympathy (see MoLINOs).
Clark graciously forgave his brothers for messing up his Star Wars figures.
Clark graciously forgave his brothers formessing up his Star Wars figures.Advertisement
Rihanna initially forgave him, but the couple eventually went their separate ways.
I forgave him...but I can't stop thinking about everything that happened.
You may have told him you forgave him, but your heart is saying otherwise.
I forgave her but when I returned home before we saw each other things got very bad.
It would be years before Dan found a way to return to their lives, but Lucas never forgave him.Advertisement
But then, he forgave her once before, in spite of it all.
George Sand not only forgave the elopement and hushed up the scandal by a private marriage, but she settled the young couple in Paris and made over to them nearly one-half of her available property.
It illustrates a favourable trait in the archbishop's character that he forgave all the conspirators.
Anne lost no time in repudiating this constitution, and never forgave its authors.
As a native of Hesse-Darmstadt he ought, according to the academical rules of the time, to have studied and graduated at the university of Giessen, and it was only through the influence of Humboldt that the authorities forgave him for straying to the foreign university of Erlangen.Advertisement
She was, however, given precedence over Mary, her elder sister by sixteen years, and Mary never forgave the infant's offence.
Lethington, who had deserted her mother, dreaded her arrival; she forgave him, and for a time, relying on him and her brother, contrived to secure a measure of tranquillity.
Hence Mary summoned the forces of the country, under Bothwell and Huntly; she forgave Murray; the murderers had no aid from the Protestants of Edinburgh, who as before failed them in their need.
As to foreign relations, he received embassies from Europe and a deputation from the French East India Company; he sought to conciliate the Uzbegs by treating their refugee chiefs with unusual honor and sumptuous hospitality; he kept on good terms with Turkey; he forgave the hostility of a Georgian prince when brought to him a captive; and he was tolerant to all religionsalways regarding Christians with especial favor.
On the eve of sailing from Aulis he attempted to offer a sacrifice, as Agamemnon had done before the Trojan expedition, but the Thebans intervened to prevent it; an insult for which he never forgave them.Advertisement
Rudolph never forgave the treachery of his brother, and was secretly negotiating (at the time when he again appeared as champion of Catholicism) with Christian of Anhalt, the leader of the German Protestants.
If Alex forgave his father, would he want to return to that lifestyle?
Kris never knew and never forgave him for killing the woman he meant to take as his mate.
It was in this form that he criticized the " atheistic mesmerism " to which his sister Harriet had committed herself, and she never forgave his criticism.
On the 25th of December 1289 he issued a manifesto to the lesser gentry, a large portion of whom sided with him, urging them to continue the struggle against the magnates and their foreign supporters; but on the 10th of July 1290 he was murdered in his camp at Korosszeg by the Kumanians, who never forgave him for deserting them.Advertisement
Mom told me that Dad forgave her for her affair with Señor Medena.
Napoleon on the other hand spoke of her in his will with marked tenderness, and both excused and forgave her infidelity to him.
I am happy for your sake, said Princess Mary, who because of those tears quite forgave Natasha's joy.
In any case, I kicked his ass, and he never forgave me.
She cut off her hair and sent it to Musset as a token of penitence, but Musset, though he still flirted with her, never quite forgave her infidelity and refused to admit her to his deathbed.Advertisement