Meaning of “amen” in the English Dictionary

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"amen" in British English

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uk /ˌɑːˈmen/ /ˌeɪˈmen/ us /ˌɑːˈmen/ /ˌeɪˈmen/ formal

said or sung at the end of a prayer or a religious song to express agreement with what has been said


(Definition of “amen” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"amen" in American English

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amenexclamation, noun [ C ]

us /ɑˈmen, eɪ-/

(said or sung at the end of some prayers or religious songs) it is so

You can say amen to show that you agree strongly with something that someone has just said:

“Two public service announcements will address the habit of running red lights.” “Amen to that!”

(Definition of “amen” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)