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synonyms for apologies

  • anguish
  • annoyance
  • apology
  • bitterness
  • concern
  • contrition
  • disappointment
  • discomfort
  • dissatisfaction
  • grief
  • heartache
  • heartbreak
  • misgiving
  • nostalgia
  • qualm
  • remorse
  • repentance
  • sorrow
  • uneasiness
  • worry
  • affliction
  • care
  • compunction
  • conscience
  • demur
  • dole
  • lamentation
  • pang
  • penitence
  • ruefulness
  • scruple
  • self-accusation
  • self-condemnation
  • self-disgust
  • self-reproach
  • woe
  • regretfulness

antonyms for apologies

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  • calmness
  • comfort
  • contentment
  • delight
  • happiness
  • joy
  • pleasure
  • relief
  • satisfaction
  • ignorance
  • negligence
  • contentedness
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How to use apologies in a sentence

Maxgregor grimly intimated that the basin was at the disposal of the intruder, who did not cease to pour out floods of apologies.
THE WEIGHT OF THE CROWNFRED M. WHITE
As for the photograph recently forwarded to you, kindly accept our apologies for a very clumsy mistake made here in the office.
MOLLY MAKE-BELIEVEELEANOR HALLOWELL ABBOTT
"You needn't offer so many apologies for your infatuation, my dear," I answered dryly.
PENELOPE'S EXPERIENCES IN SCOTLANDKATE DOUGLAS WIGGIN
I made my apologies humbly, but mademoiselle was coldly scornful.
THE ROSE OF OLD ST. LOUISMARY DILLON
Gustave was full of apologies for his carelessness, as he called it; I was dignified.
THE ROSE OF OLD ST. LOUISMARY DILLON
"No apologies," laughed Dean, his eyes snapping with the vim of the fight.
WARRIOR GAPCHARLES KING
The two most important of his writings now remaining are the two Apologies.
THE GREAT EVENTS BY FAMOUS HISTORIANS, VOLUME 03VARIOUS
I advise you to study your apologies, for you are in pretty tolerable disgrace.'
THE HEIR OF REDCLYFFECHARLOTTE M. YONGE
They were, of course, profuse in their apologies and excuses.
MY REMINISCENCES OF THE ANGLO-BOER WARBEN VILJOEN.
He said, 'I don't know how to begin the apologies I have to make.
TRENT'S LAST CASEE.C. (EDMUND CLERIHEW) BENTLEY
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