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as you please

Definition of as you please

British informal

  1. —used to make a statement more forceful especially when describing behavior that is surprising <She walked right in, bold as you please.>



Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  the one or ones being addressed — compare thee, thou, ye, your, yours

    :  one

pleaseplay
  1. :  to afford or give pleasure or satisfaction

    :  like, wish

    :  to have the kindness

  1. : used as a function word to express politeness or emphasis in a request

    : used as a function word to express polite affirmation

    : used as a function word to express scornful disagreement, disapproval, or disbelief


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