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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An expression following a mistake or unexpected event.

Usage examples (37)
  • Posting a false rumor, then saying "oops," is less than mature, and less than responsible.
  • Stain - oops, I mean Shame - on you, Hillary ......
  • He used ‘Touche’ so any social oops is automatically undone.
  • The oops from the WH seemed to be without shame or embarrassment. for more
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