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English definition of “apologize”

apologize

verb [I] ( also UK -ise)
 
 
/əˈpɒlədʒaɪz/
B1 to tell someone that you are sorry about something you have done: The bank apologized for the error. The pilot apologized to passengers for the delay.Making and accepting apologies
(Definition of apologize from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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