What does the word Forgave mean?

Usage examples for Forgave

  1. I encouraged her as much as I could, told her I forgave all her intentions with regard to me; and that, although my circumstances were extremely low, I would share my last farthing with her. – The Adventures of Roderick Random by Tobias Smollett
  2. I forgave her easily enough, for I saw that she was unhappy- then I thought how different her life might be if she were married to you. – Don Orsino by F. Marion Crawford
  3. Toole quite forgave Dangerfield. – The House by the Church-Yard by J. Sheridan Le Fanu