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つい
tsui
JLPT N2 Author: dc
Meaning
without thinking, despite myself
oops, i said too much!
See also
Phrases
I carelessly thought "There's something up with the computer". But actually there was nothing up with the _computer_ side.
#384 Author: Amatuka

We had a light shower a while ago.
#1273 Author: bamboo4

I just (unintentional) deleted an important word file.
#5528 Author: Archana

It was a secret? Oops! I spoke about it without thinking...
#305 Author: dc

Damn! I went and bought it (and I shouldn't have).
#306 Author: dc

He carelessly said his name.
#8500 Author: karekano

He slip a very unfortunate remark.
#8501 Author: karekano

Poverty implied her to steal.
#8502 Author: karekano

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