apologize Meaning in Cambridge American English Dictionary
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apologizeverb [I]

 us   /əˈpɑl·əˌdʒɑɪz/
to tell someone that you are sorry for something that has caused inconvenience or unhappiness: She apologized for her husband’s rudeness. If I offended you, I apologize. He said he had nothing to apologize for.
Translations of “apologize”
in Arabic يَعْتَذِر…
in Korean 사과하다…
in Malaysian minta maaf…
in French s’excuser (de/pour)…
in Turkish özür dilemek, pişmanlığını bildirmek…
in Italian scusarsi…
in Chinese (Traditional) 道歉, 認錯, 謝罪…
in Russian извиняться…
in Polish przepraszać…
in Vietnamese xin lỗi…
in Spanish disculparse, excusarse…
in Portuguese desculpar-se…
in Thai ขอโทษ…
in German sich entschuldigen…
in Catalan disculpar-se…
in Japanese 謝る, 謝罪する…
in Indonesian minta maaf…
in Chinese (Simplified) 道歉, 认错, 谢罪…
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