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  • 1 apologize for — phr verb Apologize for is used with these nouns as the object: ↑delay, ↑inconvenience, ↑wrong …

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  • 2 Apologize — A*pol o*gize, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Apologized}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Apologizing}.] [Cf. F. apologiser.] 1. To make an apology or defense. Dr. H. More. [1913 Webster] 2. To make an apology or excuse; to make acknowledgment of some fault or offense,… …

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  • 3 apologize */*/ — UK [əˈpɒlədʒaɪz] / US [əˈpɑləˌdʒaɪz] verb [intransitive] Word forms apologize : present tense I/you/we/they apologize he/she/it apologizes present participle apologizing past tense apologized past participle apologized Ways of apologizing:… …

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  • 4 apologize — (BrE also ise) verb ADVERB ▪ sincerely ▪ profusely ▪ He apologized profusely for the damage he had caused. ▪ humbly, meekly, sheepishly …

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  • 5 apologize — a|pol|o|gize [ ə palə,dʒaız ] verb intransitive ** to tell someone that you are sorry for doing something wrong or causing a problem: There s no need to apologize. apologize for: I apologize for taking so long to reply. apologize to: You should… …

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  • 6 apologize — a|pol|o|gize S2 also apologise BrE [əˈpɔlədʒaız US əˈpa: ] v [I] to tell someone that you are sorry that you have done something wrong ▪ I m so sorry, I do apologize. apologize to ▪ I think you should apologize to your brother. apologize for… …

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  • 7 apologize — v. 1) to apologize humbly 2) (D; intr.) to apologize for; to (he apologized to us for being late) * * * [ə pɒlədʒaɪz] to (he apologized to us for being late) (D; intr.) to apologize for to apologize humbly …

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  • 8 apologize — also ise BrE verb (I) to tell someone that you are sorry that you have done something wrong: That was an awful thing to say, I think you should apologize. (+ for): I must apologise for the delay in replying to your letter. | apologize to: The US… …

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  • 9 apologize — [[t]əpɒ̱ləʤaɪz[/t]] apologizes, apologizing, apologized VERB When you apologize to someone, you say that you are sorry that you have hurt them or caused trouble for them. You can say I apologize as a formal way of saying sorry. [V for n/ ing] Two …

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  • 10 apologize*/*/ — [əˈpɒləˌdʒaɪz] verb [I] to tell someone that you are sorry for doing something wrong I apologize for taking so long to reply.[/ex] You should apologize to your brother.[/ex] …

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  • 11 apologize — Synonyms and related words: alibi, alibi out of, apologize for, ask forgiveness, beg indulgence, beg pardon, cover with excuses, defend, do penance, espouse, excuse, express regret, justify, lie out of, make apology for, offer excuse for, plead… …

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  • 12 apologize — verb please allow me to apologize for my wrongful accusations Syn: say (one is) sorry, express regret, be apologetic, make an apology, ask forgiveness, ask for pardon; informal eat one s words, eat humble pie …

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  • 13 For the Cause — ST episode series = Deep Space Nine name = For the Cause Eddington gives orders ep num = 93 prod num = 494 date = May 6, 1996 writer = Ronald D. Moore director = James L. Conway guest = Kenneth Marshall as Michael Eddington Penny Johnson as… …

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  • 14 Apologize — «Apologize» Сингл OneRepublic из альбома Dreaming Out …

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  • 15 apologize — [v] express remorse, regret admit guilt, ask forgiveness, ask pardon, atone, beg pardon, bow to*, clear oneself, confess, cop a plea*, cop out*, crawl*, excuse oneself, get down on knees*, give satisfaction*, make amends, make reparations, make… …

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  • 16 apologize — (also apologise) ► VERB ▪ express regret for something that one has done wrong …

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  • 17 apologize — [ə päl′əjīz΄] vi. apologized, apologizing 1. to make an apology; acknowledge, and express regret for, a fault, wrong, etc. 2. to make a formal defense in speech or writing apologizer n …

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  • 18 Apologize (song) — Infobox Single Name = Apologize Caption = iTunes cover Artist = OneRepublic Album = Dreaming Out Loud Released = 2006 (original release) November 2007 (digital re release) track no = 04 Recorded = 2006 Genre = Pop rock, piano rock Length = 3:28… …

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  • 19 for — We use for + a period of time to say how long something goes on: for six years (I ve lived in this house for six years.) for two hours (We watched television for two hours last night.) for a week (Ann is going away for a week in September.) Are… …

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  • 20 apologize — I (Roget s IV) v. Syn. beg pardon, ask pardon, excuse oneself, offer an excuse, atone, ask forgiveness, make amends, make apology for, regret, express regret, give satisfaction, clear oneself, make up, bow to, make reparations for, confess, offer …

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