oops


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oops

 (o͞ops)
interj.
Used to express acknowledgment of a minor accident, blunder, or mistake.

oops

(ʊps; uːps)
interj
an exclamation of surprise or of apology as when someone drops something or makes a mistake

oops

(ʊps, ups)

interj.
(used as an exclamation of mild dismay or chagrin, as at one's own mistake or blunder.)
[1925–30; orig. uncertain]
Translations

oops

[ʊps] EXCL¡ay!

oops

[ˈʊps ˈuːps] exclhoup!
oops-a-daisy! → houp-là!

oops

interj (inf)hoppla!

oops

[ʊps] exclops! (esprime rincrescimento per un piccolo contrattempo)
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