verb /əˈpɒləˌʤaɪz/
a) To make an apology or defence.

My correspondent apologized for not answering my letter.

b) To make an apology or excuse; to acknowledge some fault or offense, with expression of regret for it, by way of amends
See Also: apology, apologetics

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