Meaning of “accidentally on purpose” in the English Dictionary

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"accidentally on purpose" in British English

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accidentally on purpose

If you do something accidentally on purpose, you do it intentionally but pretend it happened by chance:

I've never liked these glasses of Peter's. I might drop them one day - accidentally on purpose.

(Definition of “accidentally on purpose” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)