Apologetic - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |əˌpɑːləˈdʒetɪk|  American pronunciation of the word apologetic
Brit.  |əpɒləˈdʒɛtɪk|  British pronunciation of the word apologetic


- offering or expressing apology(syn: excusatory)

an apologetic note
an apologetic manner


We received an apologetic letter and a full refund from the company.

They were apologetic about the mistake.

She seemed almost apologetic about buying a new car.

He was forced to speak in a subdued and apologetic tone.

He spoke in an apologetic tone.

The manager was very apologetic about everything.

She gave me an apologetic smile.

Dan came in looking very apologetic.

'I know,' she said apologetically.

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