chiefly US slang. —used to ask if a message, warning, etc., has been understood… you must use this knowledge for good, not evil, and never for personal gain.
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Anyhoo, what does capiche in Italian mean?
“Capisce?” is American pseudo-Italian slang for “understand?” and functions rather like “know what I mean?” In Italian this form would be used only in a formal setting; the typically casual American-style contexts would require capischi.
Quite as, is capiche rude? In English, capiche has much more of an in-your-face attitude, and is meant to echo speech patterns of Mafia bullies. In my opinion, using this word in English is always rude, precisely because of its overtones. Using it in Italian may or may not be rude, depending strongly on context.
At the same time, what does Kapiche mean?
Meaning of capiche in English used to ask if someone understands, in a way that is intended to sound Italian, or to sound threatening: I'm not in the Mafia. Never was. Capiche?6 days ago
What is OK in Italian?
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interjection, noun. good morning, good afternoon, good-day, good evening, good night [interjection, noun] words used (depending on the time of day) when meeting or leaving someone. (Translation of buonanotte from the PASSWORD Italian–English Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)6 days ago
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New Word Suggestion. [Italian} meaning: Very Beautiful.
Synonyms & Antonyms of OK
- all right,
- (also copasetic or copesetic),
In situations where you aren't entirely thrilled with the status quo or the outcome of a situation, but have resigned yourself to accepting it for what it is, you might want to use the phrase È così! in Italian. This expression usually translates as It is what it is! or That's how it is/things are! in English.
New Word Suggestion. [Italian slang] a stupid person.