Translation of "apologize" - English-Spanish dictionary
verb ( present participle apologizing, past tense and past participle apologized) ( UK usually -ise)
B1 to say sorry for something bad you have done
He apologized for being rude. I apologized to her.
(Definition of apologize from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
apologize verb /əˈpolədʒaiz/
› to say that you are sorry, for having done something wrong, for a fault etc
I must apologize to her for my rudeness. apologetic /-ˈdʒetik/ adjective › showing regret or saying one is sorry for having done something wrong etc
de disculpa, apologético
an apologetic letter Sam was very apologetic for being late. apologetically adverb
She smiled apologetically when questioned about arriving late. apology noun ( plural apologies)
› something that you say or write in order to show that you are sorry for doing something wrong
Please accept my apology for not arriving on time He made his apologies for not attending the meeting.