if you please
Definition of if you please
old-fashioned + formal
1 —used to make a polite request Follow me, if you please, and I'll show you to the garden.
2 —used to express surprise or annoyance about something He insulted her, and then, if you please, asked for her help.
Word by Word Definitions
: to afford or give pleasure or satisfaction
: like, wish
: to have the kindness
: 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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