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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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Do me the favour to add that I shall be happy to wait on Mrs Clennam, to offer my personal compliments, and to apologise for having occasioned any agitation in this tranquil corner, if it should suit her convenience to endure the presence of a stranger for a few minutes, after he shall have changed his wet clothes and fortified himself with something to eat and drink.
The Daily Mirror is happy to put the record straight and apologises to Viscount Colville.
Chelsea Football Club once again solemnly and sincerely apologises.
Global Banking News-June 21, 2017--Philippines' Security Bank apologises for delay in posting transactions
Security Bank wishes to apologise for the inconvenience this delay may have caused our valued customers.
THE MP on course to become the first female deputy leader of the Liberal Democrats has insisted peer Lord Rennard should not retake his seat on the party's benches unless he first apologises to the women who claim he sexually harassed them.
And so I would agree with Nick Clegg and with the leadership of the party that he should apologise.
George North apologises to Will Genia for showboating celebrations in first test | He had no need to apologise but the fact that he did just goes to show what a decent lad he is.
He unreservedly apologises for the remarks which were made and has written to Imperial College to apologise.
Yesterday he said: ``If somebody apologises, they apologise because they believe they have done something wrong.
Our relations with you and your wife, and the other families involved, have not always been handled well,and I apologise unreservedly for this once again.
Global Banking News-April 26, 2013--Nationwide apologises for tech glitch(C)2013 ENPublishing - http://www.
We apologise for any inconvenience this will cause you.