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

"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)
Translations of “need I say more?”
in Chinese (Simplified) 还用我多说吗?…
in Chinese (Traditional) 還用我多說嗎?…
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