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gaffe
British English: /ɡaf/
American English: /ɡæf/

Translation of gaffe in German:

noun

  • Fauxpas, der
    Fehler, der
    make or commit a gaffe
    einen Fauxpas begehen
    ins Fettnäpfchen treten
    [colloquial] [humorous]

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