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Definition of amen exclamation from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



    exclamation, noun
    , NAmE//ˌɑˈmɛn//
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  1. 1a word used at the end of prayers and hymns, meaning “may it be so” We ask this through our Lord, Amen.
  2. 2(figurative) Amen to that (= I certainly agree with that).
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