Excuse

English vocabulary and translations (See all our English vocabulary translation)

Want to improve your English? Try our online English lessons for free.

Definition

to excuse: to pardon, to forgive; to explain, justify why you did something bad
verb

an excuse: a reason, justification for doing something bad
noun

Excuse me!: Pardon me! Sorry!
idiom

Examples

  • "Johnny Bushhorn : Excuse me."
  • "Susie : Excuse me?"
  • "Edward : Excuse me, this man is in my seat!"
  • "Please excuse my partner."
  • "Miaow Yang : Excuse me gentlemen, but you are sending mixed messages."
  • "Kiwi bloke : Excuse me?"
  • "Excuse me, I think I'm sitting here."
  • "Excuse my typical French greeting, but I have just returned from my homeland (France) and I am filled with a love of France (my homeland) and all things French!"
  • "Edward : Uhh, excuse me, Master Glen?"
  • "Horatio : Excuse me."

Still having difficulties with 'Excuse'? Want to improve your English? Try our online English lessons and receive a free level assessment.


Do you have smart way of remembering 'Excuse'? Share it with us!