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One entry found for apologetic.
Main Entry: apol·o·get·ic
Pronunciation: schwa-secondarystresspäl-schwa-primarystressjet-ik
Function: adjective
1 : offered by way of apology <an apologetic smile>
2 : sorry for having done something wrong <they were apologetic about the mistake>
- apol·o·get·i·cal·ly /-primarystressjet-i-k(schwa-)lemacron/ adverb

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