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"mea culpa" in British English

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mea culpaexclamation

uk   us   /ˌmeɪ.əˈkʊl.pə/ humorous
used to ​admit that something was ​yourfault
(Definition of mea culpa from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “mea culpa”
in Chinese (Simplified) 我的过失, 我应受谴责, 我应负责任…
in Chinese (Traditional) 我的過失, 我應受譴責, 我應負責任…
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