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sorry about that

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sorry about that

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I am sorry; please forgive me • Most often an ironic understatement, as when one has been responsible for making a big mistake

[1960s+; popularized in the 1960s TV program Get Smart]


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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