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excuse

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  • nounreason, explanation
  • verbforgive, absolve; justify
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Synonyms for excuse

noun reason, explanation

Antonyms for excuse

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More words related to excuse

absolve

verb. free from responsibility, duty

absolved

verb. free from responsibility, duty

acquit

verb. announce removal of blame

acquitted

verb. announce removal of blame

alibi

noun. defense against charges of wrongdoing; evidence of absence

apologia

noun. justification
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