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WHATEVAHS

(wot-EH-vuz), various functions in speech (variant of English “whatever”) May indicate:

1. No preference

Example:

Wife: Whatchu' feel like eating?

Husband: WHATEVAHS. I not dat hungry

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2.  Giving up on an argument or attempt to persuade

Example:

I tried fo’ get ‘um come out wit’ us, brah, but Pono jus’ wen’ snap. He still da kine about his ex. WHATEVAHS, already.

Submitted by Irene from Waipiʻo Gentry, Oʻahu (Submit yo' own)

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WHATEVAHS

Quite literally ‘whatever’, which is usually a sarcastic or disassociated reply meant to imply that one does not really care, but they might, so you never know

Examples:

a. Whatevahs, no need make playoffs this year.  At least get one solid draft coming up…

b. Whatevahs, not like I wanted to go out with da kine anyway.

Submitted by Jason from Hilo, Hawaiʻi (Submit yo' own)

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WHATEVAHS

1. What ever are you doing

Examples:

a. I tink WHATEVAHS you went go find, mo betta you neva hafta tell da neihbas about dis kine tings, cause den dey may want some kine stuff dat no stink

b. Da bes wahines make WHATEVAHS in da kitchen wid ukupile of laulau and da kine poi dat only stay one day old

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2. What ever are we going to do

Examples:

a. Da kanakas neva figa WHATEVAHS is da mo betta way fo go to da beach wid da wahines dat stay all huhu about dat

b. WHATEVAHS you stay tink about da kine, we still neva find out if da buggah stay fo real or if he only stay like dat so he no get in deep kimchee

Submitted by Frank from Kailua, Oʻahu (Submit yo' own)

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