"excusarse" in English

TRANSLATIONS & EXAMPLES
excusarse{reflexive verb}
to apologise{vb} [Brit.]
Sus antiguos profesores de la Universidad han tenido que excusarse, con repugnante cobardía, por los diplomas que le concedieron.
His former tutors at university have had to apologise, in a show of loathsome cowardice, for the qualifications which they awarded him.
CONTEXT EXAMPLES
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Su violación, por tanto, jamás podrá excusarse con referencias a la religión, la cultura o las tradiciones.
Violations of these can therefore never be excused on grounds of religion, culture or tradition.
Pero siente inmediatamente la necesidad de excusarse alabando los méritos de una asociación de lo público-privado.
However, it immediately feels the need to make up for this by singing the praises of a private-public partnership.
Los Estados miembros no pueden excusarse, incluidos los nuevos, diciendo: "Lo sentimos, pero se nos ha pasado el tiempo.
There can be no excuse for Member States, including new Member States, saying: 'Sorry, but we ran out of time.
ni les será permitido excusarse!
Nor are they permitted to make excuses (or pleas).
Sus antiguos profesores de la Universidad han tenido que excusarse, con repugnante cobardía, por los diplomas que le concedieron.
His former tutors at university have had to apologise, in a show of loathsome cowardice, for the qualifications which they awarded him.