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apology

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  • nounoffering of remorse, regret
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Synonyms for apology

noun offering of remorse, regret
  • acknowledgment
  • admission
  • amends
  • atonement
  • concession
  • confession
  • excuse
  • explanation
  • justification
  • plea
  • redress
  • reparation
  • defense
  • extenuation
  • mitigation
  • vindication
  • mea culpa

Antonyms for apology

  • denial
  • refusal
  • repudiation
  • accusation
  • censure
  • charge
  • complaint
  • condemnation
  • criticism
  • defiance
  • indictment
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to apology

acknowledgment

noun. physical symbol of recognition

amends

noun. compensation

apologia

noun. justification

defense

noun. explanation, justification

excuse

noun. reason, explanation

excuses

noun. reason, explanation
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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