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"inadvertent" in British English

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inadvertentadjective

uk   /ˌɪn.ədˈvɜː.tənt/  us   /-ˈvɝː.t̬ənt/
(Definition of inadvertent from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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inadvertentadjective

 us   /ˌɪn·ədˈvɜr·tənt/
done or ​happeningunintentionally: an inadvertent ​mistake
inadvertently
adverb  us   /ˌɪn·ədˈvɜr·tənt·li/
I inadvertently gave her ​change for $20, but she’d only given me $10.
(Definition of inadvertent from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “inadvertent”
in Spanish accidental, hecho sin querer…
in Vietnamese vô tình…
in Malaysian tidak sengaja…
in Thai ไม่เจตนา…
in French (fait) par inadvertance…
in German unachtsam…
in Turkish kasıtsız, istemeyerek…
in Russian неумышленный…
in Indonesian tidak sengaja…
in Polish nieumyślny…
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