excuse Jièkǒu


excuse = Jièkǒu

Pronunciation =  excuse

Pronunciation in Chinese = 借口

excuse in Chinese: Jièkǒu

Part of speechverb

Definition in English: release (someone) from a duty or requirement.
a reason or explanation given to justify a fault or offence 

Definition in Chinese: 解除(某人)的职责或要求

Examples in English:

  • She has been excused from her duties for now.

Examples in Chinese:

  • 目前她已被免职。

Synonyms of excuse

Synonyms in Chinese 辩护,放任,释放,救济,豁免,备用,赦免,自由,解放
Synonyms in English justify, defend, let off, release, relieve, exempt, spare, absolve, free, liberate

Antonyms of excuse

Antonyms in Chinese 坚持,惩罚,责备,谴责
Antonyms in English hold on, punish, blame, condemn

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