Definition Y'know

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Definition

(I want to)… you know…: (I want to)… erm… you know what I mean…
idiom
"You know" (or "y'know") is used as a filler word, when a speaker is thinking, or when a speaker doesn't want to directly name something.

Examples

  • "You're not one of those, you know."

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