you know - definition and synonyms

phrase spoken
  1. 2
    informal used while you think about what to say next

    My whole leg was, you know, soaked in blood.

  2. 3
    used when you are giving extra information about something

    Have you seen that bowl, you know, the blue one?

  3. 4
    used before you start to talk about a particular person or thing

    You know the woman next door? Well, she’s expecting a baby.

See also main entry: know