Meaning of “need I say more?” in the English Dictionary

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"need I say more?" in British English

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need I say more?

humorous

said after a statement when you expect that someone can guess the result of what you have just said:

Tom was doing the cooking - need I say more?

(Definition of “need I say more?” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"need I say more" in American English

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need I say more

you know what would happen next if I were to tell you more:

Mike did the cooking – need I say more?

(Definition of “need I say more” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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