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ask/beg somebody’s pardon (for something)

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishask/beg somebody’s pardon (for something)ask/beg somebody’s pardon (for something)old-fashioned to ask someone to forgive you Walter begged her pardon for all the pain he had caused her. pardon
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ask/beg somebody’s pardon (for something)In 1182, he asked formally for pardon, prostrating himself before Barbarossa.I ask you to pardon me.I am ashamed of it myself, and for this reason I stoop to beg your pardon.
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