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Synonyms for apologize

say sorry

Synonyms

  • say sorry
  • express regret
  • ask forgiveness
  • make an apology
  • beg pardon
  • say you are sorry

Synonyms for apologize

to support against arguments, attack, or criticism

Synonyms for apologize

acknowledge faults or shortcomings or failing

Synonyms

defend, explain, clear away, or make excuses for by reasoning

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At the same time the play needed other layers and drama than the contradictory faces of Engels as rival seducer, apologiser for his friend, confidante, kitchen counsellor, and admirer.
In the sometimes infantile world of Westminster, securing an apology is seen as a victory for the receiver and humiliation for the apologiser.
She is willing to take on the thankless task of being Chief Apologiser for the Blair Revolution.
A recent address by the Vatican prefect in charge of The Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples announced that "the world today needs Christian apologists, not apologisers.
One says this because the most prolific apologisers among nation states are, in fact, Japan and Germany - who have a good deal to apologise for and whose apologies are under-laid by an element of self-interest.