Asked by: Hichem Meisterhans
asked in category: General Last Updated: 22nd June, 2020

Is it disrespectful to say whatever?

Yes, it's rude. "Whatever" expresses indifference; often, expressing indifference is dismissive, and in this case, it's dismissive of what the other person has to say. Semantically, it's equivalent to responding with "I don't care". Being dismissive is what makes it rude.

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Keeping this in view, what does it mean when someone say whatever?

Whatever is a slang term meaning "whatever you say" , "I don't care what you say" or "what will be will be". The term is used either to dismiss a previous statement and express indifference or in affirmation of a previous statement as "whatever will be will be".

Also Know, what can I say instead of whatever? Synonyms of whatever

  • Synonyms for whatever. anyhow, anyway, anyways. [chiefly dialect], regardless.
  • Words Related to whatever. after all, however, nevertheless. always.
  • Phrases Synonymous with whatever. at all events, at any rate, in any case, in any event, no matter, whether or no. (or whether or not)

what to say if someone says whatever?

You don't need to respond when somebody says, “whatever”. In fact, in this scenario, “silence” is the best solution. I'm presuming here, that you're referring to non-polite comments & if so, you can simply choose to ignore &/or walk away.

What it means when a woman says whatever?

When a girl says whatever, it is either she has nothing more left to say but does not wants to agree to what you have said,or she knows she is right but it's in vain to make you understand so she just wants to drop the topic, like “Yeah, whatever. Anyway, let's talk something else.”

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