a slip of the tongue Meaning in Cambridge American English Dictionary
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a slip of the tongue

a mistake made when what someone says is different from what was meant: That one slip of the tongue caused me a lot of trouble.
Translations of “a slip of the tongue”
in Russian оговорка…
in Turkish dil sürçmesi…
in Polish przejęzyczenie…
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