beg to differ

idiom

Definition of beg to differ

: to politely disagree with someone You say that the candidates are essentially the same, but I beg to differ.

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“Beg to differ.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/beg%20to%20differ. Accessed 27 Nov. 2020.

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