Definition of apoligize
1. apologize [ v ] acknowledge faults or shortcomings or failing
Examples: "I apologized for being late" "He apologized for the many typoes"
(Sallie Bingham, "Moving Day," The Atlantic...)
Winston apologized and quickly set the hat right .Synonyms apologize apologise Related Terms apology admit
2. apologize [ v ] defend, explain, clear away, or make excuses for by reasoning
Examples: "rationalize the child's seemingly crazy behavior" "he rationalized his lack of success"
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