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capisce

Understand? The word is Italian in origin. You need to be home by 11:30, capisce? Otherwise, you'll be grounded for a week.
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capish

(kəˈpiʃ)
in. to understand. (Usually as a question. From an Italian dialect.) The matter is settled. No more talk. Capish?
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