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Meaning of “need you ask!” in the English Dictionary

"need you ask!" in British English

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need you ask!

UK used to say that the ​personasking you something already ​knows the ​answer, because it is ​expected: "Did he ​upset a lot of ​people at the ​meeting?" "Need you ​ask!"
(Definition of need you ask! from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “need you ask!”
in Chinese (Simplified) (表示问话者理应知道答案)还用问吗?…
in Chinese (Traditional) (表示問話者理應知道答案)還用問嗎?…
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