pardon my French

excuse (or pardon) my French informal used to apologize for swearing.
Main Entry: French

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  • Pardon my French — or Excuse my French is a common English language phrase ostensibly disguising profanity as French. The phrase is uttered in an attempt to excuse the user of profanity or curses in the presence of those offended by it under the pretense of the… …   Wikipedia

  • pardon my French — pardon/excuse/my French spoken phrase used for saying you are sorry for swearing Thesaurus: ways of saying you are sorry or regret somethingsynonym Main entry: French * * * pardon my French …   Useful english dictionary

  • Pardon my French. — AND Excuse my French. sent. Excuse my use of swear words or taboo words. (Does not refer to real French.) □ Pardon my French, but this is a hell of a day. □ What she needs is a kick in the butt, if you’ll excuse my French …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • pardon my French — verb Please excuse my swearing or bad language. That computer is a worthless piece of shit, if youll pardon my French …   Wiktionary

  • Pardon my French! — British, humorous something that you say which means you are sorry because you have said an impolite word. The silly sod never turned up, pardon my French …   New idioms dictionary

  • pardon my French — Excuse my crude language, pardon my swear words (Informal) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Pardon my French — humorous excuse for mild swear words …   Dictionary of Australian slang

  • pardon my french — Australian Slang humorous excuse for mild swear words …   English dialects glossary

  • Pardon my French (disambiguation) — Pardon my French is an expression. It may also refer to: * Pardon My French (album), by the band Fuck * Pardon My French (1952 film), starring Paul Henreid and Merle Oberonee also* Excuse My French (2006 TV series), a BBC programme …   Wikipedia

  • Pardon My French (album) — Infobox Album | Name = Pardon My French Type = Album Artist = Fuck Released = 1997 Recorded = Genre = Indie rock Length = Label = Matador Records Producer = Reviews = *Allmusic Rating|4|5 [http://allmusic.com/cg/amg.dll?p=amg sql=10:6vzyxddboolg… …   Wikipedia

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