apologize for

idiom

: to offer a defense or excuse or admission of fault for (something)
used in negative statements
She doesn't apologize for her lifestyle.

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“Apologize for.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/apologize%20for. Accessed 7 Dec. 2022.

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