- What does the phrase if and when mean?
- What does the phrase in the know mean?
- What does the phrase there you go mean?
- What does the phrase if anything mean?
- What’s another word for in the know?
- What is the meaning of the phrase what a Palava?
- What does off we go mean?
- What does it mean you go girl?
- For what it’s worth meaning?
- What does it mean when a man says there she is?
- What does if anything mean in a sentence?
What does the phrase if and when mean?
The idiom “If and when X, (consequence)” has the meaning “if X happens, then when X happens, (consequence)”.
In other words, the “(consequence)” will not happen unless X happens, and will not happen before X happens..
What does the phrase in the know mean?
phrase. If you are in the know about something, especially something that is not known about or understood by many people, you have information about it.
What does the phrase there you go mean?
(informal, idiomatic) You have done it, or are doing it, correctly. (informal, idiomatic) Expressing exasperation.
What does the phrase if anything mean?
used when saying that what people may believe is not true, and the opposite may be true: Her success hasn’t caused tension – if anything, it’s helped our marriage.
What’s another word for in the know?
Similar words for in the know: acquainted (adjective) aware (adjective) cognizant (adjective) erudite (adjective)
What is the meaning of the phrase what a Palava?
(pəlɑːvəʳ , -læv-) uncountable noun. Palaver is unnecessary fuss and bother about the way something is done. [informal]
What does off we go mean?
leaving to go”Off we go…” Means that you are leaving to go somewhere. You can either just say “Off we go!” Or “Off we go to the store!” It is usually used right when you are actually moving.
What does it mean you go girl?
you) go(you) go, girl! American English spoken informal used to encourage a girl or woman, or to say that you agree with what she is saying → girl.
For what it’s worth meaning?
for what it’s worth (informal) said when you are giving someone a piece of information and you are not certain if that information is useful or important. Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary. for all or for what it’s worth; for whatever it’s worth: Even though it may not be important or valuable.
What does it mean when a man says there she is?
phrase-meaning. In a movie when a lady entered the room a man exclaimed: there she is! I think this means something like drawing people’s attention, kind of introducing her to the rest of public. If we replace she with he certainly the meaning won’t change.
What does if anything mean in a sentence?
phrase. You use if anything, especially after a negative statement, to introduce a statement that adds to what you have just said. I never had to clean up after the lodgers. If anything, they did most of the cleaning.