know what I'm sayin'?INFORMAL
This page is about the conversational phrase know what I'm sayin'?
You can say this to see if someone knows what you mean, or to fill in time before saying something else.
- This guy at the party came up to me and said, "Man, I'm so wasted. Know what I'm sayin'?"
- "The cops start hassling me and stuff. Know what I'm sayin'? And then one of 'em starts trying to grab me."
Also "know what I mean?"
This is typically used in American English but may be used in other varieties of English too.
Contributor: Matt Errey