tr.v. con·doned, con·don·ing, con·dones
To overlook, forgive, or disregard (an offense) without protest or censure. See Synonyms at forgive.
[Latin condōnāre : com-, intensive pref.; see COM- + dōnāre, to give (from dōnum, gift; see dō- in the Appendix of Indo-European roots).]
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