Apologetic vs Apologetical what difference

English

Alternative forms

  • apologetick

Etymology

From French apologétique, from Ancient Greek ἀπολογητικός (apologētikós, of or suitable for defense), from ἀπολογέσθαι (apologésthai, to speak in defense of).

Pronunciation

  • (US): IPA(key): /əˌpɑləˈdʒɛtɪk/
  • (UK): IPA(key): /əˌpɒləˈdʒɛtɪk/

Adjective

apologetic (comparative more apologetic, superlative most apologetic)

  1. Having the character of apology; regretfully excusing
    His tone was apologetic as he explained what had happened.
  2. (dated) Defending by words or arguments; said or written in defense.

Synonyms

  • (having the character of an apology): sorry, remorseful; regretful

Related terms

Translations


Romanian

Etymology

From French apologétique

Adjective

apologetic m or n (feminine singular apologetică, masculine plural apologetici, feminine and neuter plural apologetice)

  1. apologetic

Declension



English

Adjective

apologetical (comparative more apologetical, superlative most apologetical)

  1. apologetic

Translations


Please follow and like us:

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Social Share Buttons and Icons powered by Ultimatelysocial