capeesh

capeesh

[kuh-peesh]
interjection Slang.
1.
Do you understand?
2.
I understand.
Also, capiche,, capisce.


Origin:
< Italian capisce, third person singular present tense of capire 'to understand'

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Main Entry:  capeesh
Part of Speech:  interj
Definition:  do you understand?
Example:  I will call you when dinner is ready. Capeesh?
Etymology:  Italian capisce 'understand'
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capeesh
variant spelling of capiche (q.v.).
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