adjective. ['ɪkˈstɛnjuːˌeɪtɪŋ'] partially excusing or justifying.
Rhymes with Extenuating
Sentences with extenuating
1. Verb, gerund or present participle
Lenders can make an exception for a borrower that proves extenuating circumstances led to the short sale.
2. Noun, singular or mass
Typically, a grant would only need to be paid back in a few extenuating circumstances.
Give the worker the opportunity to explain extenuating circumstances.