apologize - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate apologize

apologize is hyphenated as a-pol-o-gize

How to pronounce apologize

apologize is pronounced ə´p ɑːlə´dʒäɪz

Number of syllables in apologize

The number of syllables in apologize is 4

What part of speech in apologize?

apologize is an intransitive verb

How common in the word apologize?

apologize is not ranked in the list of most common words in English

What sentiment does apologize convey?

Has a sentiment score of -1 on a scale of -5 to +5

Common collocations after 'apologize'

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Common collocations before 'apologize'

call, come, did, first, going, has, just, like, need, never, over, should, tried, want, will

Common collocations of 'apologize'

back, began, call, come, days, did, even, felt, find, first, going, has, how, just, know, like, need, never, nothing, over, say, should, something, take, talk, think, thought, tried, want, will

Words with similar spelling to apologize


Synonyms of 'apologize'

alibi, defend, espouse, justify, reform, repent, take back, vindicate

Common Verb Collocations of apologize

attempt, be, beg, begin, call, can, come, compel, do, expect, explain, feel, force, go, have, know, like, must, need, oblige, ought, refuse, say, seem, should, think, try, want, will, wish

Common Conjunction Collocations of apologize

and, but, or