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"

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  1. so to speak(Adverb)

    In a manner of speaking.

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