Definition: To stop feeling angry or resentful toward someone for (an offense, flaw, or mistake).
Gloss: if ph-1-cl + cl-hon *olympic* swimmer, ix-you sort-of [midair]sick-of swimmer michael phelps. understandable, ix-you-forgiven
English equivalent: If you were an Olympic-caliber swimmer, you could be forgiven for sort of hating Michael Phelps.
Written ASL digit for "FORGIVE" (also EXCUSE) contributed by the ASLwrite community, 2018.