Meaning of “so be it” in the English Dictionary

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"so be it" in British English

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so be it

used to say that it is necessary to accept the situation as it exists:

If she wants to spend all her money on clothes, so be it!

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

"so be it" in American English

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so be it

it is necessary to accept the situation as it exists:

If she spends all her money on clothes, so be it!

(Definition of “so be it” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)