Apologize synonyms and antonyms

ə-pŏl'ə-jīz'

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To feel troubled or remorseful over (something that has happened, one's own acts, etc.)
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To draw back:
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To expiate.
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To allow to leave.
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(Idiomatic) To repair a relationship; to make up; to resolve an argument or fight; to make reparations or redress.
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(British) Alternative form of apologize.
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To hurt the feelings of; cause to feel resentful, angry, or displeased; insult
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To vindicate is defined as to clear someone of criticism or blame.
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To hear the confession of (a person)
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(Sports) To focus one's energies and talents on preventing opponents from scoring, as opposed to focusing on scoring.
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To support by providing means of existence; bear the expenses of
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(Obsolete) To make an attack on.
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To move back; go away; retreat
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To assume and carry successfully, as the part of an actor; to represent or act; to sustain.
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(UK spelling) Alternative spelling of rationalize.
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To cause (a creature) physical pain and/or injury.
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To renounce or dissolve all bonds of affiance, faith, or obligation with; to reject, refuse, or renounce.
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To explain or interpret on rational grounds
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(Idiomatic) To regret or retract what one has said.
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(Chiefly US, idiomatic) To recognize that one has been shown to be mistaken or outdone, especially by admitting that one has made a humiliating error.
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Find another word for apologize. In this page you can discover 43 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for apologize, like: make apology for, ask forgiveness, ask pardon, regret, retract, atone, excuse, make-amends, apologise, express regret and offend.