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A list of phrases related to the word "mistake"...


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  • A bit of a porridge
  • A slip of a thing
  • A slip of the pen
  • Accident prone
  • Accident waiting to happen
  • Acknowledge the corn
  • An accident waiting to happen
  • Balls up
  • Blot your copybook
  • Blow the gaff
  • Brain fart
  • Career limiting move
  • Chapter of accidents
  • Cock up ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Commentator's curse
  • Cry havoc and let slip the dogs of war ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Dig your own grave
  • Doing a Ratner
  • Drop a brick
  • Drop a clanger
  • False alarm
  • First Slip ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Fool's gold ( a brassy yellow mineral that the inexperienced prospector may mistake for gold )
  • Foot in mouth
  • Freudian slip
  • Frock horror
  • Generous to a fault
  • Get your fingers burnt
  • Give someone the slip
  • Give the slip
  • Glaring mistake
  • Go wrong
  • Happy accident
  • Honest mistake
  • How wrong can you be?
  • Human error
  • If you don't make mistakes you don't make anything
  • If you think that you have another think coming ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • It's not what you think
  • Jump to the wrong conclusion
  • Leg Slip ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Let it slip through your fingers
  • Let something slip
  • Make no mistake
  • Mistakes have been made
  • My bad
  • Nip slip ( the inadvertent exposure of a woman's nipple )
  • Pull a boner
  • Put a foot wrong
  • Put your foot in it
  • Put your foot in your mouth
  • Score an own goal
  • Screwed up
  • Second slip ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Shoot yourself in the foot
  • Slip and slide
  • Slip of the tongue
  • Slip on a banana skin
  • Slip the collar
  • Slip up
  • Slip, Slidin' Away ( Paul Simon song )
  • Slip, sliding away
  • The Man Who Mistook His Wife For A Hat And Other Clinical Tales ( Oliver Sacks book )
  • The Mistake On The Lake ( Nickname of Cleveland Ohio )
  • There's many a slip twixt cup and lip
  • These things happen
  • Third Slip ( field position in the game of cricket )
  • Trial and error
  • Way off beam
  • Way off the mark
  • Without music, life would be a mistake ( Friedrich Nietzsche quotation )

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