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Definition of apology:

  1. An acknowledgment intended as an atonement for some improper or injurious remark or act; an admission to another of a wrong or discourtesy done him, accompanied by an expression of regret.
  2. Anything provided as a substitute; a makeshift.
  3. Something said or written in defense or justification of what appears to others wrong, or of what may be liable to disapprobation; justification; as, Tertullian's for Christianity.
  4. To offer an apology.

Synonyms:

allegation, justification, regrets, announcement, accusation, in justification of something, attack, defense, occasion, ground, affirmation, point, motivation, session, agenda, plea, motion, motive, pretext, acknowledgment, self-justification, apologies, assertion, resolution, proceedings, assurance, avowal, reason, mea culpa, excuse, apologia, docket, cause, apologetic, minutes, alibi, attestation, quorum, explanation.

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