excuse - транскрипция, произношение и перевод онлайн

Транскрипция и произношение слова "excuse" в британском и американском вариантах. Подробный перевод и примеры.

excuse / оправдание, предлог, отговорка
[ɪkˈskjuːs]
[ɪkˈskjuːs]
Перевод
имя существительное
оправдание
justification, excuse, acquittal, defense, vindication, reason
предлог
pretext, excuse, preposition, guise, plea, cloak
отговорка
excuse, pretense, subterfuge, pretext, evasion, alibi
глагол
служить оправданием
excuse, warrant, constitute justification, extenuate
оправдывать
justify, warrant, defend, excuse, acquit, explain
прощать
forgive, pardon, excuse, remit, overlook, absolve
Определения
имя существительное
a reason or explanation put forward to defend or justify a fault or offense.
there can be no possible excuse for any further delay
a poor or inadequate example of.
that pathetic excuse for a man!
глагол
attempt to lessen the blame attaching to (a fault or offense); seek to defend or justify.
he did nothing to hide or excuse Jacob's cruelty
release (someone) from a duty or requirement.
it will not be possible to excuse you from jury duty
Примеры
there can be no possible excuse for any further delay
he did nothing to hide or excuse Jacob's cruelty
He felt betrayal, he felt used and most of all he felt stupid and embarrassed especially for buying such an expensive gift for this poor excuse of a woman.
However, there's also a statutory defence for the defence to show that they had a reasonable excuse for failing to turn up.
He figured that if he helped out early enough, they would excuse him out of clean-up duty afterwards.
What was my excuse for being absent the last day?
that pathetic excuse for a man!
Cynics advanced the view that the police attitude was merely an excuse and that the real reason was the fear that the hoped-for field would not materialise.
But it is these days difficult to avoid the tangled mess of geopolitical analysis, so please excuse my taking liberties this week.
"Well, excuse my rudeness, but where's the money you owe me?