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    the guilt one feels arriving late to a meeting, carrying a purchased cup of coffee that reveals why one was late

    Andrea was five minutes late for her meeting, having stopped for a latte, and her coffee guilt was evident as she sipped from her drink while trying to catch up with the discussion.

    Submitted by StanM from United States on 18/01/2010

mic drop

the action of deliberately dropping your microphone at the end of a speech or performance to show you think it was so good that nothing better could follow it

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