I tell you
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Related to I tell you: roughshod, I Guess, pale in comparison, so much for
I tell you(spoken) also I'll tell you
this is what I think Well, I tell you, if you worked on the pier, you'd see how much junk there is floating on the water. It's important to have health insurance, but I'll tell you, I don't mind having dental insurance, too.
Usage notes: used to emphasize what you are about to say
See also: tell