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the usual way of apologizing to someone you know well
a more polite and formal way of apologizing, used especially when you feel responsible for something that someone else has done
used when apologizing for something you did accidentally
a more formal way of apologizing for something you did accidentally
used when you realize you have treated someone badly, for example by blaming them for something that is not their fault
used when making a written or formal apology
used when making an apology in an official announcement
used when telling someone that you do not mind what they have done
used when telling someone you know well that you do not mind what they have done
This is the British English definition of apologize. View American English definition of apologize.
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