you can say that again


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Related to you can say that again: out of whack, quick off the mark

you can say that again

I agree completely; what you said is especially true. A: "Wow, that exam was brutally difficult." B: "You can say that again! It was the hardest test I've ever taken."
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You can say that again!

 and You said it!
Inf. That is true.; You are correct. (The word that is emphasized.) Mary: It sure is hot today. Jane: You can say that again! Bill: This cake is yummy! Bob: You said it!
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McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

you can say that again

Also, you said it. I totally agree with what you said, as in What a relief that Brian didn't get hurt.-You can say that again! or This is a huge house.-You said it. [Colloquial; first half of 1900s]
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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.

you can say that again

INFORMAL
COMMON You say You can say that again to express strong agreement with what someone has just said. `Must have been a fiddly job.' — `You can say that again.'
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you can say that again!

used to express emphatic agreement. informal
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you can say ˈthat again!

(spoken) I agree completely; I know that already: ‘She’s the most boring person I’ve ever met.’ ‘You can say that again!’
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You can say that again!

exclam. I agree! You can say that again! You hit the nail right on the head.
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you can say that again

Slang
Used to express strong agreement with what has just been said.
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American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
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