Definition of So to speak
as it seems or saying something figuratively and not literally
Examples of So to speak in a sentence
“We need to be on the same page, so to speak,” my boss said to his workers so that they would be thinking in the same way.
The children were like little devils, so to speak even though they weren’t really devils but badly behaving children.
“You are being a bum so to speak,” Karen advised her sister so that she would stop being lazy and start working.
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