adj.道歉的, 认错的, 赔罪的
The chairman led in with some apologetic remarks.
Recognizing who the customer was, the manager was most apologetic and reprimanded the assistant severely.
1. 道歉的, 认错的; 愧悔的[(+for/about)]
She was apologetic for not keeping her promise.
2. 辩解的, 辩护的