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English definition of “slip sb's memory/mind”

slip sb's memory/mind

C2 to be forgotten: I forgot I'd arranged to meet Richard last night - it completely slipped my mind.Forgetting and forgetfulness
(Definition of slip sb's memory/mind from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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