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Ways of asking someone to say something again - synonyms and related words

I’m sorry

used for politely asking someone to repeat something that they have said

pardon me

used for politely asking someone to repeat something

excuse me

used for asking someone to repeat something

come again?

used for asking someone to repeat what they said

what

adverb

used for asking someone to repeat what they have just said because you did not hear it clearly

I beg your pardon

used for asking someone to repeat something because you did not hear them. ‘Pardon?’ or ‘Sorry?’ are less formal ways of saying this

run by

used for asking someone to repeat what they have just said

again

adverb

used for asking someone to repeat something that they told you before, especially because you have forgotten what they said

huh

interjection

used for asking someone to repeat something because you did not hear what they said

you what?

used for asking someone to repeat what they have just said. This is not a polite expression. It is better to say pardon.

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brain fade

a temporary inability to think clearly or remember information

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