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[もう()··わけ()]
moushiwake
noun, suru verb

Alternate Written Forms:

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English Meaning(s) for 申し訳

noun, suru verb
  1. apology; excuse

Definition and Synonyms for 申し訳

Rationalise defend, explain, clear away, or make excuses for by reasoning
Synonyms: 弁ずる, 弁明, 弁疏, 弁解, 正当化, 申し訳, 申し開らく, 自己弁護, 言い訳, 言い開く, 釈明
Apology an expression of regret at having caused trouble for someone
Synonyms: かしこまる, 弁明, 申し訳, 申し訳ない, お詫び, 詫び, 詫びる, 詫び言, 謝り, 謝る, 謝罪, 謝辞, 陳謝
Explanation the act of explaining
Synonyms: 叙説, 弁明, 弁解, 注釈, 申し訳, 申し開き, 疎明, 繋辞, 能書, 解説, 解釈, 言い訳, 言い開き, 言い開く, 説明, 説示, 論説, 講義, 講説, 通解, 通釈, 釈明, 釈義, 陳弁
Explanation making something plain or intelligible
Synonyms: 叙説, 弁明, 弁解, 注釈, 申し訳, 申し開き, 疎明, 繋辞, 能書, 解説, 解釈, 言い訳, 言い開き, 言い開く, 説明, 説示, 論説, 講義, 講説, 通解, 通釈, 釈明, 釈義, 陳弁

Meanings for each kanji in 申し訳

have the honor to; sign of the monkey; 3-5PM; ninth sign of Chinese zodiac Kanji Details »
translate; reason; circumstance; case Kanji Details »

Categories 申し訳 is a member of

Defend argue or speak in defense of
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Acknowledgment a statement acknowledging something or someone
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Speech Act the use of language to perform some act
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Sample Sentences for 申し訳

He was all the more angry because she wasn't in the least sorry.
I'm afraid I can't help you now.
I'm sorry for being late.
In the case of Mr A there is no excuse.
With regard to our appointment on February 27, I regret to inform you that I will not be able to keep it because my business trip schedule has been changed.

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