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Synonyms for alibi

noun defense against charges of wrongdoing; evidence of absence
  • excuse
  • justification
  • pretext
  • account
  • affirmation
  • allegation
  • answer
  • assertion
  • assurance
  • avowal
  • case
  • cover
  • declaration
  • explanation
  • plea
  • profession
  • proof
  • reason
  • reply
  • retort
  • stall
  • statement
  • vindication
  • airtight case
  • cop-out
  • fish story
  • song and dance

Antonyms for alibi

  • denial
  • question
  • request
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to alibi

cop out

noun. evasive statement
  • alibi
  • come-off
  • compromise
  • concession
  • defense
  • evasion
  • excuse
  • justification
  • plea
  • pretext
  • rationalization

excuse

noun. reason, explanation

excuse

verb. forgive, absolve; justify

excuses

noun. reason, explanation

excuses

verb. forgive, absolve; justify

excusing

verb. forgive, absolve; justify
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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