Forgave \For*gave"\ (f[o^]r*g[=a]v"), imp. of {Forgive}. [1913 Webster]

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  • forgave — p.t. of FORGIVE (Cf. forgive) (q.v.) …   Etymology dictionary

  • forgave — [fər gāv′, fôrgāv′] vt., vi. pt. of FORGIVE …   English World dictionary

  • Forgave — Forgive For*give , v. t. [imp. {Forgave}; p. p. {Forgiven}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Forgiving}] [OE. forgiven, foryiven, foryeven, AS. forgiefan, forgifan; perh. for + giefan, gifan to give; cf. D. vergeven, G. vergeben, Icel. fyrirgefa, Sw. f?rgifva,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • forgave — [[t]fə(r)ge͟ɪv[/t]] Forgave is the past tense of forgive …   English dictionary

  • forgave — /feuhr gayv /, v. pt. of forgive. * * * …   Universalium

  • forgave — for|gave [fəˈgeıv US fər ] v the past tense of ↑forgive …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • forgave — for|gave the past tense of forgive …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • forgave — for·give || fÉ™(r) gɪv v. pardon, give amnesty to; cease to hold anger or resentment against; cancel a debt, release from a liability …   English contemporary dictionary

  • forgave — past of forgive …   English new terms dictionary

  • forgave — the past tense of forgive …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

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