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British English: /əpɒləˈdʒɛtɪk/
American English: /əˌpɑləˈdʒɛdɪk/

Translation of apologetic in Italian:


  • (gesture, letter, phone call, smile)
    di scusa
    to be apologetic about something
    scusarsi di qualcosa
    to be apologetic about doing o for having done
    scusarsi di o per aver fatto
    to look apologetic
    avere un'espressione contrita
    to sound apologetic

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