(law) a defense by an accused person purporting to show that he or she could not have committed the crime in question
excuse, alibi, exculpation, self-justification(verb)
a defense of some offensive behavior or some failure to keep a promise etc.
"he kept finding excuses to stay"; "every day he had a new alibi for not getting a job"; "his transparent self-justification was unacceptable"
exonerate by means of an alibi
Translations for alibi
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- دفع بالغيبة, عذرArabic
- coartadaCatalan, Valencian
- ալիբի, այլուրեքությունArmenian
- 알리바이, 알리비Korean
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