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let me tell you
Used to emphasize a statement. There's going to be trouble in the city if our team loses this championship, let me tell you. Let me tell you, I've never seen a rat this big in my whole life!
slang An expression of excitement and approval. The number of a's and s's can vary. Yaasss queen! You look gorgeous!
cold enough for you
A humorous question one asks another when it is obviously quite cold. How are you enjoying this winter? Cold enough for you?
I tell you
1. A phrase emphasizing that the speaker is about to present a thought or their opinion on something. I tell you, this burger might be the best I've ever hard.
2. I assure you; please listen to what I am saying because it is important. You've got the wrong man, I tell you!
I'll tell you
1. non-idiomatic I will simply state it. You don't need to guess. I'll tell you. My middle name is Marvin.
2. A phrase emphasizing that the speaker is about to present a thought or their opinion on something. I'll tell you, this burger might be the best I've ever hard.
tell you what
A phrase indicating that the speaker is going to present a suggestion or their opinion on something. I tell you what, this burger might be the best I've ever hard. Tell you what, why don't you go out for a run and I'll watch the kids for a while. I'll tell you what, that was some concert.
See ya, bye-bye.
Inf. Bye. Bill: I have to be off. Bob: See ya, bye-bye. Mary: See ya, bye-bye. Sue: Toodle-oo.
See you.and See ya.
Inf. Good-bye. (See also I'll see you later.) Good game, Tom. See ya. See you, old chum. Give me a ring.
a little dab'll do yaor
a little dab will do youAMERICAN, INFORMAL
People say a little dab'll do ya or a little dab will do you to mean that a small amount of something is enough. The thing to remember about cooking with shrimp paste is that a little dab will do ya. Note: This expression was originally an advertising slogan for hair cream in the 1960s.
ˈsee you (aˈround),
ˌsee you ˈlater(also (I’ll) be ˈseeing you) (spoken) used to say goodbye to somebody who you expect to see again soon
I ˈtell you,
I can ˈtell you,
I’m ˈtelling you,
I can’t ˈtell you how, etc. ...(spoken) used to emphasize what you are saying, especially when it is surprising or difficult to believe: It’s not as easy as it looks, I’m telling you. ♢ I can’t tell you how happy I felt (= it is difficult to describe my happiness, because it was so great).
How ya living?
interrog. How are you doing? (The response is Living large.) How ya living, man?
See youand See ya
interj. Good-bye. See you, old chum. Give me a ring.
See See you
pro. you. (Eye-dialect. Typical spoken English. Used in writing only for effect. Used in the examples of this dictionary.) See ya!