so what


used to say that something should not be considered objectionable
She has a glass of wine now and then—so what?
So what if he wears a necktie with a plaid shirt?

Examples of so what in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web And so what would happen is these sort of salts began to liquefy. Johanna Mayer, Scientific American, 16 Nov. 2023 But the strike only ended two days ago, so what was the plan for the monologue before that news broke? Vulture, 12 Nov. 2023 First – so what's happening on the battlefield defines many things. Nbc Universal, NBC News, 5 Nov. 2023 The program is needs-based, so what a business receives is based on the size of the operation, what reusable foodware the business already has and whether the business wants to fully transition to reusable foodware. Karen Garcia, Los Angeles Times, 19 Oct. 2023 Scientists can also take inspiration from them, so what makes insect flight so special? Rupendra Brahambhatt, Ars Technica, 16 Oct. 2023 Although warming the feet promotes better sleep, the doctor noted that individual preferences vary — so what works for one person may not work for another. Melissa Rudy, Fox News, 11 Oct. 2023 The weather is getting colder, so what better time to spice up your wardrobe this Fall season, than now. Ashley McDonough, Essence, 16 Oct. 2023 There are always more drugs that could count as essential, so what’s the optimal number? Shi En Kim, Scientific American, 18 Sep. 2023 See More

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“So what.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 2 Dec. 2023.

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