same to you with knobs on


same to you with knobs on
 Facet, meaningless retort expressing rejection of what has just been said

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  • same to you with brass knobs on! — Exclam. A dismissive and contemptuous retort …   English slang and colloquialisms

  • with knobs on —  With additions. Used in numerous colloquial rejoinders of sarcastic intention, esp. same to you, with knobs on = an abusive or facet, reply to an offensive or teasing remark …   A concise dictionary of English slang

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  • with (brass) knobs on — Phrs. That and more. Used to emphasise agreement, or as a retort to an insult. E.g. The same to you with knobs on! …   English slang and colloquialisms

  • with (brass) knobs on — Phrs. That and more. Used to emphasise agreement, or as a retort to an insult. E.g. The same to you with knobs on! …   English slang and colloquialisms

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