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and how!

Emphatically so. This idiom is an interjection used to stress agreement, as in Did you enjoy the play?And how! it was wonderful. It probably originated as a direct translation of the German Und wie! [1920s]

The American Heritage® Dictionary of Idioms by Christine Ammer.
Copyright © 1997. Published by Houghton Mifflin.
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