a slip of the tongue

noun phrase

Definition of a slip of the tongue

: something that is said by mistake

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as light as a feather

a slip of the tongue

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“A slip of the tongue.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/a%20slip%20of%20the%20tongue. Accessed 2 Dec. 2021.

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