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Excuse
[n]ɪk'skjuːs [v]ɪk'skjuːz
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English Definition
(名) As a noun
  1. A poor example.
  2. A note explaining an absence.
  3. A defense of some offensive behavior or some failure to keep a promise etc..
(动) As a verb
  1. Excuse, overlook, or make allowances for; be lenient with.
  2. Serve as a reason or cause or justification of.
  3. Grant exemption or release to.
  4. Ask for permission to be released from an engagement.
  5. Defend, explain, clear away, or make excuses for by reasoning.
  6. Accept an excuse for.
Hyphenationex•cuse
Part of Speech(动) verb, (及物的动) transitive verb, (名) noun
Matching Results
原谅yuánliàngto excuse; to forgive; to pardon
宽恕kuānshùto forgive; forgiveness
免除miǎnchúto prevent; to avoid; to excuse; to exempt; to relieve; (of a debt) to remit
辩解biànjiěto explain; to justify; to defend (a point of view etc); to provide an explanation; to try to defend oneself
饶恕ráoshùto forgive; to pardon; to spare
包涵bāohánto excuse; to forgive; to bear with; to contain
说辞shuōcíexcuse; pretext; entreaties; arguments
饰词shìcíexcuse; pretext
宽假kuānjiǎto pardon; to excuse
宽贷kuāndàito pardon; to excuse
挡箭牌dǎng jiàn páishield; (fig.) excuse
由头yóutoupretext; excuse; justification; reason
饶过ráoguòto pardon; to excuse; to forgive
借口jièkǒuto use as an excuse; on the pretext; excuse; pretext
盾牌dùnpáishield; pretext; excuse
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