speak/talk out of turn Definition in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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speak/talk out of turn

to say something that you should not have said: I'm ​sorry if I ​spoke out of turn, but I ​thought you already ​knew.
(Definition of speak/talk out of turn from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “speak/talk out of turn”
in Chinese (Simplified) 说不该说的话…
in Chinese (Traditional) 說不該說的話…
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