"excuse" can be a verb. You can see the conjugations below.

excuse
sustantivo [ɪksˈkjuːs]
1. excusa (f)
  • to make an excuse, to make excuses -> disculparse, excusarse
  • a poor excuse for a car -> una porquería de coche
verbo transitivo [ɪksˈkjuːz]
2. disculpar, excusar (forgive)
  • excuse me! -> ¡perdón!, ¡oiga (por favor)!; (to attract attention) ¿me permite? (when trying to get past)
  • excuse me? -> ¿cómo? (what did you say?)
3. eximir (exempt)(from de)
también:
  • to excuse oneself -> disculparse, excusarse (give excuse)

excuse [iks-kius]
1. Excusar, disculpar, dar excusa
sustantivo
2. Eximir, libertar, exentar, dispensar (exempt, free).
3. Perdonar, no exigir, remitir, tolerar (allow, bear).
4. Justificar, vindicar (justify).
  • Excuse me -> con permiso, excuse, f
  • To make excuses for somebody -> presentar excusas de alguien
  • There is no excuse for this -> esto no tiene disculpa
va. Excusa, disculpa, justificación (justification); pretexto (no sincere).
sustantivo
1. Excusa, disculpa, justificación (justification); pretexto (no sincere). (f)
  • To make excuses for somebody -> presentar excusas de alguien
  • There is no excuse for this -> esto no tiene disculpa

excuse
[ɪksˈkjuːs]
noun
(justification) excusa (f); disculpa (f); (pretext) pretexto (m)
there's no excuse for this esto no admite disculpa; it's only an excuse es un pretexto nada más; on the excuse that ... con el pretexto de que ...; to make excuses for sb presentar disculpas por algn; he's only making excuses está buscando pretextos; he made his excuses and left presentó sus excusas y se marchó; he gives poverty as his excuse alega su pobreza; what's your excuse this time? ¿qué excusa or disculpa me das esta vez?
[ɪksˈkjuːz]
verb:transitive
1 (forgive) disculpar; perdonar
to excuse sb sth perdonar algo a algn; excuse me! (asking a favour) por favor; perdón; (interrupting sb) perdóneme; (when passing) perdón; con permiso; (sorry) ¡perdón!; (on leaving table) ¡con permiso!; excuse me? (US) ¿perdone?; ¿mande?; (Méx) now, if you will excuse me ... con permiso ...; if you will excuse me I must go con permiso de ustedes tengo que marcharme; may I be excused for a moment? ¿puedo salir un momento?
2 (justify) justificar
that does not excuse his conduct eso no justifica su conducta; to excuse o.s. (for sth/for doing sth) pedir disculpas (por algo/por haber hecho algo)
3 (exempt)
to excuse sb (from sth/from doing sth) dispensar or eximir a algn (de algo/de hacer algo); to excuse o.s. (from sth/from doing sth) dispensarse (de algo/de hacer algo); after ten minutes he excused himself después de diez minutos pidió permiso y se fue; to ask to be excused pedir permiso; I must ask to be excused this time esta vez les ruego que me dispensen or disculpen

Verb Conjugations for "excuse" (go to la excusa, el pretexto)

Indicative

Present
Preterit
Future
I excuse I excused I will excuse
you excuse you excused you will excuse
he/she excuses he/she excused he/she will excuse
we excuse we excused we will excuse
you excuse you excused you will excuse
they excuse they excused they will excuse
Complete excuse conjugation >
"excuse" can be a verb. You can see the conjugations below.

excusar
transitive verb
1. to excuse (disculpar a); to apologize for (disculparse por)
2. to avoid (evitar) (peninsular Spanish)
  • excuso decir que… -> there's no need for me to say that…
excusarse
pronomial verb
1. to apologize, to excuse oneself

excusar [ex-coo-sar']
article & verb transitive
1. To excuse (disculpar), to extenuate by apology, to exculpate, to color, to palliate.
2. To exempt from taxes.
3. To obstruct, to hinder, to prevent.
  • Excusamos decirle que ->
4. To shun, to avoid.
verb reflexive
5. To decline or reject a request, to apologize.
  • Escusarse de haber hecho algo -> to apologize for having done something
., we don't have to tell you that...

excusar
verbo:transitivo
1 (disculpar) to excuse
excúsame con los otros apologize to the others for me
2 (evitar) [+disgustos] to avoid; prevent
así excusamos disgustos this way we avoid difficulties; podemos excusar lo otro we can forget about the rest of it; we don't have to bother with the rest; excusamos decirle que ... we don't have to tell you that ...; por eso excuso escribirte más largo so I can save myself the trouble of writing at greater length
3 (eximir) to exempt;de from
verbo:pronominal
excusarse (disculparse) to apologize;con to
excusarse de haber hecho algo to apologize for having done sth

Verb Conjugations for "excusar" (go to la excusa, el pretexto)

Indicative

Present
Preterit
Imperfect
Conditional
Future
yo excuso excusé excusaba excusaría excusaré
excusas excusaste excusabas excusarías excusarás
él/ella/Ud. excusa excusó excusaba excusaría excusará
nosotros excusamos excusamos excusábamos excusaríamos excusaremos
vosotros excusáis excusasteis excusabais excusaríais excusaréis
ellos/ellas/Uds. excusan excusaron excusaban excusarían excusarán
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