from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A lapse in concentration, as when one loses one's train of thought.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun idiomatic, informal A lapse in the thought process; an inability to think or remember something clearly.
  • noun idiomatic, informal Something ill-considered and said or done impulsively.


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