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Meaning of “let sth slip” in the English Dictionary

"let sth slip" in British English

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let sth slip

to ​tellpeople about something without ​intending to: He let itslip that he hadn't ​actuallyread the ​report.
(Definition of let sth slip from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “let sth slip”
in Chinese (Simplified) 说漏了嘴,无意中泄漏…
in Chinese (Traditional) 說漏了嘴,無意中洩漏…
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