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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adv. In an apologetic manner; by way of defense, apology or excuse.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adv. By way of apology.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In an apologetic manner; by way of defense or excuse.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adv. in an apologetic manner


apologetic +‎ -ally (Wiktionary)



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  • "These are the propulsion systems used by NASA for the moonshots," said Tom apologetically.

    March 20, 2007