Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English homepage

apologize

verb
     
a‧pol‧o‧gize S2 also apologise British English [intransitive]
to tell someone that you are sorry that you have done something wrong:
I'm so sorry, I do apologize.
apologize to
I think you should apologize to your brother.
apologize for (doing) something
He later apologized for his behaviour.
I apologize for losing my temper.

Dictionary pictures of the day
Do you know what each of these is called?
What is the word for picture 1? What is the word for picture 2? What is the word for picture 3? What is the word for picture 4?
Click on any of the pictures above to find out what it is called.

Explore our topic dictionary