same to you


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same to you

An expression used to reciprocate a sentiment said by someone else. A: "Have a lovely evening." B: "Same to you, Janet." A: "Your team stinks, and I hope they lose!" B: "Oh yeah? Well, same to you!"
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same to you

The same comment applies to you. (This can be a polite or a rude comment.) Bill: Have a pleasant evening. Bob: Thank you. The same to you. Mary: You're the most horrible person I've ever met! John: The same to you!
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McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

same to you

I wish you the same (as you have wished me), as in Merry Christmas!-Same to you. [Late 1800s]
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The American Heritage® Dictionary of Idioms by Christine Ammer. Copyright © 2003, 1997 by The Christine Ammer 1992 Trust. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

(the) ˌsame to ˈyou

used to reply to a greeting, an insult, etc: ‘Have a good weekend.’ ‘And the same to you.’‘Get lost!’ ‘Same to you!’
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