Sentence Examples


  • I'm not trying to make excuses for his behavior.
  • Giolitti removed the prefect of Rome for not having prevented an expression of popular anger, and presented formal excuses to the French consul at Messina for a demonstration against that consulate.
  • He wracked his brain for excuses that would be plausible.
  • Don't make excuses for me.
  • The other guests, embarrassed to see their host so humiliated and wanting no part of a Dawkins brawl, murmured excuses and toddled off to bed.