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Definition of apoligize

"apoligize" is probably misspelled. Trying apologize instead Definition of apologize

1. apologize [ v ] acknowledge faults or shortcomings or failing
Examples: "I apologized for being late" "He apologized for the many typoes"

Used in print:

(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"

Synonyms rationalize justify excuse apologise rationalise apologize Related Terms defend plead extenuate color justification apology rationalization apologist apology justification

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