apologetically
adverb see apologetic II

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Apologetically — A*pol o*get ic*al*ly, adv. By way of apology. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • apologetically — adv. Apologetically is used with these verbs: ↑grin, ↑murmur, ↑say, ↑shrug, ↑smile …   Collocations dictionary

  • apologetically — apologetic ► ADJECTIVE ▪ regretfully acknowledging an offence. DERIVATIVES apologetically adverb …   English terms dictionary

  • apologetically — adverb in an apologetic manner (Freq. 3) he spoke apologetically about his past • Derived from adjective: ↑apologetic …   Useful english dictionary

  • apologetically — See apologetic. * * * …   Universalium

  • apologetically — adverb In an apologetic manner; by way of defense, apology or excuse …   Wiktionary

  • apologetically — adv. sorrowfully, remorsefully; in justification, in defense …   English contemporary dictionary

  • apologetically — apol·o·get·i·cal·ly …   English syllables

  • apologetically — See: apologetic …   English dictionary

  • apologetically adv — These are the propulsion systems used by NASA for the moonshots, said Tom apologetically …   English expressions

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