What does so to speak mean?

Definitions for so to speak

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. as it were, so to speak(adverb)

    as if it were really so

    "she lives here, as it were"

  2. as we say, so to speak(adverb)

    in a manner of speaking

    "the feeling is, as we say, quite dead"

Wiktionary

  1. so to speak(Adverb)

    In a manner of speaking.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of so to speak in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of so to speak in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Ricky Brown:

    They don't speak unless I speak, when I speak, they are surprised or irritated by it.

  2. Walt Whitman:

    Stranger, if you passing meet me and desire to speak to me, why should you not speak to me And why should I not speak to you

  3. Walt Whitman, Leaves of Grass:

    Stranger, if you passing meet me and desire to speak to me, why should you not speak to me? And why should I not speak to you?

  4. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    When you speak universally, it means that you speak from the Moon, you speak from the Sun, from the stars; you speak by being in every corner of the universe!

  5. Rouba Mhaissen:

    Speak to us, please. Don't only speak only about us. Don't speak only in our names, how many people in this room today are Syrian? Can I see a show of hands, please? One other person. Two other people. That's great.

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