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Definition of apologize verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



[intransitive] apologize (to somebody) (for something)Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they apologize
he / she / it apologizes
past simple apologized
-ing form apologizing
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 to say that you are sorry for doing something wrong or causing a problem Why should I apologize? Go and apologize to her. We apologize for the late departure of this flight.
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: apologize