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Ostensibly used to profess regret at having to broach a topic or deliver a stern judgment; however usually the topic is broached with feelings of great glee and/or vindictiveness instead.
Mrs. Russalian (mother, at PTA meeting): "But please, Mrs. Rasquinha, at home he is extremely quiet child!"
Mrs. Rasquinha (teacher): "No no no Mrs. Russalian. I am sorry to say that your son Selvaraj is a 100% chatterbox. He is forevveeer acting-off and causing galata in the class."
Added 2011-08-08 by Joginder Singh Jolly