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Used to express indifference, especially when someone does not cooperate or behave as expected:‘‘I can manage on my own.’ ‘Please yourself.’’
- ‘Well, please yourself. They'll be there and us dead, very likely.’
- ‘Oh well please yourself!’
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.