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just as I thought

This page is about the conversational phrase just as I thought

Meaning

You can say this if what you thought was true is proved to be true.

For example

  • His power bill didn't look right, so Sam checked the meter. "Just as I thought," he said. "They've made a mistake."

  • After calling the restaurant, John said, "Just as I thought. They're fully booked. We'll have to go somewhere else."

Quick Quiz

You can say "Just as I thought" after what you thought was true is

a. shown to be false

b. shown to be true

c. shown to be good

Contributor: Matt Errey