guess what

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EtymologyEdit

Perhaps an ellipsis of "(can you) guess what I am about to say/happened next?"

PhraseEdit

guess what

  1. (idiomatic) Used to dramatize the introduction of a usually unsurprising outcome.
    I've only had two job interviews and - guess what - no job offers.

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Last modified on 9 October 2013, at 16:00