What's that supposed to mean?

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What's that supposed to mean?

What is someone suggesting, alluding to, or insinuating? Often used when angered or irritated by what was said. What exactly is that supposed to me? I have never taken a bribe in my entire life, if that's what you mean! A: "Of course, you wouldn't know anything about a hard day's work." B: "Hey, what's that supposed to mean? I work hard!"
See also: supposed, that

what’s ˈthat supposed to mean?

(informal) used when you are angry at what somebody has said, or do not fully understand it: ‘You aren’t the most popular person at school, you know.’ ‘What’s that supposed to mean?’
See also: supposed, that
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What's that supposed to mean, if not a slur against Obama's loyalty?
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I saw a lot of things being reported like where I was supposed to have said 'the life in Chicago is much easier' but what's that supposed to mean," he added.
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