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apologize

verb [I]  /əˈpɑl·əˌdʒɑɪz/ us  
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 Korean 사과하다…
in Arabic يَعْتَذِر…
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 Spanish disculparse, excusarse…
in Portuguese desculpar-se…
in German sich entschuldigen…
in Catalan disculpar-se…
in Japanese 謝る, 謝罪する…
in Chinese (Simplified) 道歉, 认错, 谢罪…
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