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apologize

Pronunciation: /əˈpɑːlədʒaɪz; əˈpɒlədʒaɪz/

Translation of apologize in Spanish:

intransitive verb/verbo intransitivo

  • pedir* perdón, disculparse he didn't even apologize ni siquiera pidió perdón, ni siquiera se disculpóto apologize (to sb) for sth we apologize for the delay/inconvenience rogamos disculpen el retraso/las molestias you must apologize to her for being so rude tienes que pedirle perdón por haber sido tan grosero I must apologize for my son quisiera disculparme por el comportamiento de mi hijo
    Example sentences
    • The family regrets and apologizes for the omission in the previous obituary.
    • His staff are striving to find a form of words to allow him to express his regret without officially apologising for the debacle.
    • I informed him that I had come back to apologize for the wrong I had done, if he would permit me to do so.

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