If you don't mind

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Definition

(If) you don't mind...: (If) it's ok for you..., (If) you don't find it too annoying...
idiom

Examples

  • "I hope you don't mind."
  • "Kevin : Sir, how did you know about our dinner, if you don't mind me asking?"
  • "If you don't mind, I'm going to ask you some basic questions about your childhood, and then we'll move on to examine some deeper issues."
  • "You don't mind looking after her?"
  • "Anyhow, I know you don't mind sleeping in the tree house, but I can't sleep in my childhood race car bed any longer."
  • "Icarus : Well, actually I brought a tape, if you don't mind."
  • "Brian : I'd love some sparkling water myself, if you don't mind."
  • "I hope you don't mind me contacting you 'out of the blue lagoon'* like this (I hope I've used the idiom correctly)."
  • "Sigourney : I'd like to carry on, if you don't mind."
  • "And Joan, if you don't mind, and if it's not too much trouble, could you please grab the beer from the fridge?"

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