Share this entry

Share this page

(I) don't mind if I do

Definition of I don't mind if I do in English:

informal Used to accept an invitation: ‘Have some breakfast.’ ‘Ta very much—don’t mind if I do.’
More example sentences
  • ‘In that case, don't mind if I do,’ and the blonde dived towards Sato.
  • Suddenly a grenade landed next to him, ‘Oh, don't mind if I do.’
  • ‘Thank you, don't mind if I do,’ and Francis took a seat in one of the two chairs in front of Henry's desk.
See parent entry: mind

Share this entry

Share this page

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day resilient
Pronunciation: rɪˈzɪlɪənt
adjective
able to recoil or spring back into shape…