amen to that

amen to that phrase
used for saying that you agree with or approve of something
Thesaurus: ways of agreeing with someonesynonym
Main entry: amen

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  • amen to that — used for saying that you agree with or approve of something …   English dictionary

  • Amen to that — so be it, I agree …   English contemporary dictionary

  • amen — Some use Amen or Amen to that as a way of agreeing with something that has just been said …   The small dictionary of idiomes

  • Amen — The word Amen (Hebrew Name|אָמֵן|Amen|’Amen ; ar. آمين, ’Āmīn ; So be it; truly ) is a declaration of affirmationcite web|url=http://www.newadvent.org/cathen/01407b.htm|publisher=Catholic Encyclopedia|title=Amen|accessdate=2007 08 20] found in… …   Wikipedia

  • amen — a|men [a:ˈmen, eı ] interjection, n [Date: 1000 1100; : Late Latin; Origin: Greek, from Hebrew, truth ] 1.) a word used to end a prayer ▪ Blessed be the Lord, Amen! ▪ McAllister murmured a fervent amen. 2.) amen to that …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Amen Corner (musical) — Infobox Musical name= Amen Corner caption= music= Garry Sherman lyrics= Peter Udell book= Philip Rose Peter Udell basis= Play The Amen Corner by James Baldwin productions= 1983 Broadway awards= Amen Corner is a musical with a book by Philip Rose… …   Wikipedia

  • amen — interjection 1 Amen used at the end of a prayer: Blessed be the Lord, Amen! 2 used to show that you agree or approve: I think we can close the meeting now. Amen to that …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • amen —    Some use Amen or Amen to that as a way of agreeing with something that has just been said.   (Dorking School Dictionary) …   English Idioms & idiomatic expressions

  • Amen —   Some use Amen or Amen to that as a way of agreeing with something that has just been said …   Dictionary of English idioms

  • Amen — int. & n. int. 1 uttered at the end of a prayer or hymn etc., meaning so be it . 2 (foll. by to) expressing agreement or assent (amen to that). n. an utterance of amen (sense 1). Etymology: ME f. eccl.L f. Gk f. Heb. amen certainly …   Useful english dictionary

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