Mudcat Café message #4005633 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #132499   Message #4005633
Posted By: leeneia
23-Aug-19 - 11:12 AM
Thread Name: BS: Language Pet Peeves
Subject: RE: BS: Language Pet Peeves
"and I use the term advisedly..."

I never have understood that phrase.

another one is "as it were"

What does that mean?