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Meaning of "ja well no fine" in the English dictionary

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WHAT DOES JA WELL NO FINE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of ja well no fine in the English dictionary

The definition of ja well no fine in the dictionary is used to indicate reluctant acceptance.


WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE JA WELL NO FINE

ja
jaap
jab
Jabal ar Rahm
Jabalpur
jabbed
jabber
jabberer
jabbering
jabberingly
jabberwock
jabberwockies
jabberwocky
jabbing
jabbingly
jabble
jabers
Jabir ibn Hayyan
jabiru
jaborandi

WORDS THAT END LIKE JA WELL NO FINE

affine
confine
cut it fine
define
fine
in fine
misdefine
olefine
on-the-spot fine
overfine
overrefine
paraffine
parking fine
predefine
redefine
refine
speeding fine
spot fine
superfine
ultrafine

Synonyms and antonyms of ja well no fine in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «ja well no fine» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF JA WELL NO FINE

Find out the translation of ja well no fine to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of ja well no fine from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «ja well no fine» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

JA以及无精
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

ja bien ninguna multa
570 millions of speakers

English

ja well no fine
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

जावेद अच्छी तरह से नहीं ठीक
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

جا جيدا لا غرامة
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

не JA также не в порядке
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

ja bem sem multa
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

ভাল না ভাল জরিমানা
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

ja bien qu´aucune amende
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Ja juga tidak baik
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

ja auch keine Fein
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

JA良くない細かいん
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

JA 도 더 잘 하지
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Ja uga ora apik
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

ja cũng không tốt
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

சரி நன்றாக இல்லை
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

आणि ठीक आहे ठीक नाही
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Iyi iyi değil
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

ja bene nessuna ammenda
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

ja również nie w porządku
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

НЕ JA також не в порядку
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

ja bine nici bine
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

ja και πρόστιμο
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

ja goed nie fyn
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

ja väl inga böter
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

ja vel ingen bot
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of ja well no fine

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «JA WELL NO FINE»

The term «ja well no fine» is normally little used and occupies the 134.798 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about ja well no fine

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «JA WELL NO FINE»

Discover the use of ja well no fine in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to ja well no fine and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Earth Baby
Product. Cost. Source. Stegi Nappies (cloth, pre- shaped) Ummmm ja well no fine www.stegi.co.za Bambino Mio (cloth, not pre- shaped) Some Baby City shops, a couple Ummmm ja well no fine of Baby Boom shops, and Ackerman's (tiny ...
Christa B. Martin
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Earth Baby: a consumer guide for cruelty free and ...
Product Cost Source Natura Rescue Ummmm ja well Health shops, pharmacies, Remedy no fine Clicks Eco-Soft washing powder Ummmm ja well no fine Pick n Pay Pro Bac products Oooo sheet Pick n Pay no fine Steri-nappy Cheep cheep ...
Christa Martin
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The Cambridge History of the English Language
(Compare the comic formula Ja well no fine.) 9.73 Noun-phrase characteristics Distinctive noun-phrase features are few and appear to relate mainly to the determiner system, for instance the omitted articles in We went to bioscope or They're ...
Richard M. Hogg, Norman Francis Blake, Robert Burchfield, 1994
4
Oxford Dictionary of English
... African term for YES: 'Let's go swimming.' 'Ja!' | ja, this is the life! – phrases ja well used as an expression of embarV- rassment, apology, or world-weariness. ja well no fine used to express a non-committal, resigned, or ironical attitude.
Angus Stevenson, 2010
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Concise Oxford Companion to the English Language
... fish today'), of Nguni (Bantu) origin. The common informal phrase ja well no fine (yes well no fine) has been adopted in solid written form as an affectionate expression of ridicule (jawellnofine) for broad SAfrE usage, and has served to name.
Thomas Burns McArthur, Roshan McArthur, 2005
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The Concise New Partridge Dictionary of Slang and ...
In South Africa, the usual reply is: 'No, fine', whichactually means 'Yes, I am fine' ( the word 'no' is oftentaken tomean 'yes'); an Afrikaner might reply:'Ja,well, no fine' US,1950 hoy verb tothrow AUSTRALIA, 1971 hozzo nouna large and ...
Terry Victor, Tom Dalzell, 2007
7
Frommer's Cape Town Day by Day
Ja Ja-well-no-fine Jol Just now Kwaito Lighty Lekker Muti Now now Oke Pap Pasop Posie or pozzy Potjiekos Robot Rooibos Scheme/scheming Shebeen Shame Skraal Skrik Sommer Sosatie Spaza Stoep Tannie Takkies Tsotsi Tune/ tuning ...
Lizzie Williams, 2009
8
Flying to Disneyland: A Novel
Ja-well-no-fine as they say. "Hey!" says Jolene, poking round in the box. "This is cool." Lifts out a Clarice Cliff teapot - orange and black and green. "You be careful with that. There're cups and saucers to go with. We'll put them on the window ...
Jane Fox, 2005
9
CultureShock! South Africa: A Survival Guide to Customs and ...
Ja well, no fine: This is an opener or even a conversation closer. It doesn't really mean much but is seen as chatty. Joll or 'jawl': Refers to having a good time, usually at a social event. Larney usually refers to someone who appears affluent or ...
Dee Rissik, 2011
10
Train Your Brain Grade 12 English
such as 'ja well no fine'. It has been used for communication in this country for a long time, despite what you might think of the English. Page 45, Exercise 1 The enemy: the cultural elite, bumbling cowards, greedy ... parasites Evil: crucifying the ...
Mary Hoffman, 2004

6 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «JA WELL NO FINE»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term ja well no fine is used in the context of the following news items.
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What's in a name? PJ Powers disagrees with a liquor store advert
Um, ja well no fine. The agency and the chain does not believe it acted wrongfully and that there was “fair use” of the expression “pj powers”. «Daily Maverick, Jun 15»
2
The Big Read: Jacob still gets the last laugh
Eleven million of us said ja well no fine, putting in X next to his face, knowing about Nkandla, knowing that the X was a signature on a blank ... «Times LIVE, Jun 15»
3
Zuma's chuckle? He's laughing at us
Eleven million of us said ja well no fine, putting in X next to his face, knowing about Nkandla, knowing that the X was a signature on a blank ... «Rand Daily Mail, Jun 15»
4
The book every South African should buy
Covering a vast range of topics, including hilarious definitions of your everyday, unique-to-South-Africa slangterms, Ja Well No Fine isn't afraid ... «Fair Lady, Dec 13»
5
Ja well no fine, as courts can't cope
About 44 000 Cape Town motorists are driving “scot-free” because the courts have only been able to deal with about 500 cases this year. «Independent Online, Nov 13»
6
Ja Well No Fine – the must-read summer book for 2013/2014
Ja Well No Fine is, well, ja, like a book, bru. About South Africa, nogal – a.k.a. Suid Afrika, Sefrica, Mzansi Fo' Sho' – and how it all fits together, ... «Books LIVE, Nov 13»

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