Definition of Excuses:
seek to lessen the blame attaching to (a fault or offence); try to justify.
Synonyms of Excuses:
justify, defend, make a case for, rationalize, condone, vindicate, warrant, etc.
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We use excuses to hide from ourselves. Excuses keep us from ourselves.
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