Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
OE. escusen, cusen, OF. escuser, excuser, F. excuser, fr. L. excusare,; ex, out + causa, cause, causari, to plead. See Cause
But I do not pretend to any such excuse.
"Mary Anerley" by R. D. Blackmore
If guests are reasonably late they may be excused, but the late dinner guest is correctly considered discourteous.
"Book of Etiquette, Volume 2" by Lillian Eichler Watson
You can go, if you like, and take our excuses.
"Three Comedies" by Björnstjerne M. Björnson
He is making a paltry excuse.
"The Eustace Diamonds" by Anthony Trollope
You will excuse all leave taking.
"Kenelm Chillingly, Complete" by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
I humbly beg you'll excuse me.
"What Will He Do With It, Complete" by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
Does it need so long an exordium to excuse thee, poor Parson Dale, for turning up that ace of spades with so triumphant a smile at thy partner?
"My Novel, Complete" by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
Excuse me for this dull letter.
"The Parisians, Complete" by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
Hope your friends'll excuse me.
"The Deluge" by David Graham Phillips
And the only excuse I can see is that there are many more in the same case.
"Three Dramas" by Björnstjerne M. Björnson
These at labour make no sign,
More than planets, tides or years
Which discover God's design,
Not our hopes and not our fears;
Nor in aught they gain or lose
Seek a triumph or excuse.
"The Pro-Consuls" by Rudyard Kipling
While thus I praise thee, I do not pretend
That though a faithful, thou 'rt a faultless friend.
Excuse me, then,—I do not love to blame,—
When, for thy sake, thy faults I briefly name.
"To A Friend" by John Pierpont
And now farewell, my youthful friend,
Excuse these lines, in candour penned;
To me as freely counsel lend,
With zeal as fervent,
For you will pray, till life does end,
Your humble servant.
"Epistle To A Young Clergyman" by Patrick Branwell Bronte
Once upon a time, in days remote,
A politician bought a vote.
The price he paid is not quite clear,
But probably a pot of beer
Secured his end. But he got in;
So folk excused this venial sin.
"The Genesis of Gloom [Australian Variety]" by C J Dennis
Music sweeter than words confess,
Or the minstrel's powers invent,
Thrilled here once at the light caress
Of the fairy hands that lent
This excuse for the kiss I press
On the dear old instrument.
"The Old Guitar" by James Whitcomb Riley
Was it snowing I spoke of? Excuse the mistake!
Look close,— you will see not a sign of a flake!
We want some new garlands for those we have shed,—
And these are white roses in place of the red.
"The Boys" by Oliver Wendell Holmes
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Excuse me , could I bother you for just a moment to stand still and shut up.
WWE star Vickie Guerrero discusses ' Excuse me ' and SummerSlam.
Excuse me , your lens cap is on.
Ah, excuse me , did Brett Wallace miss the plane.
Excuse Me While I DIE.
Excuse me Mr President, but if the private sector is doing fine a plague of millionaires soon will descend upon the land from sea to shining sea.
Hollywood LOVES, "Now if you'll excuse me ".
Excuse Me , We're Making A Movie Here.
No more excuses, I'm making a movie (a real one).
Certainly, as any physical theory detached from experiment it looks like it is ”ﬂying in the air” and the only excuses for such theory may come from new ideas, which have shown up inside string theory and, very slowly, affect the modern scientiﬁc paradigm of what is quantum ﬁeld theory.
String Theory or Field Theory?
Discussion of previous section on second stage of the Dirac procedure excuses the following notations. a) Notations for phase space variables (pα are not included): (qA , pj ) ≡ z1 .
Search for gauge symmetry generators of singular Lagrangian theory
It is clear, that usage of electronic spectrum of a non-deformed (ideal) lattice is possible for small deformations and, basically, such usage is excused at the description of threshold deformation ≤ 10−3 (about an elastic limit).
Influence of the finite deformations changing the symmetry of an initial lattice on a generation of atoms displacements waves by non-equilibrium electrons
One ought be excused for ﬁnding this apologia at leas t lexicographically pathological.
Quantum complimentarity, erasers and photons
Unfortunately I have not been able to attend the school. I want to express my thanks to the organizers for inviting me and also my excuses for not being there.
Sub-riemannian geometry from intrinsic viewpoint