Stating something obvious, this is a sarcastic way of saying "It's very obvious, you can shut up now."

The victim can follow up with "Fuck you Watson" or similar to defend themselves.
"I skipped 80 of the 100 questions on this test, I might get a bad mark!"
"No Shit Sherlock."
"Fuck You Watson."
by Voldemort Less than 3 May 14, 2009
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A very sarcastic way of saying: obviosly.
(Sherlock Holmes was a detective in a classic series of books.)
by colonel klink March 29, 2005
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The witty response to a statement of sorts
Sam: Ugh I wear too much makeup!
Drew: Yeah, no shit Sherlock!
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No shit sherlock is used to insult someone who is stating to blatant obvious. similar to "you don't say" or "thanks captain obvious!"

if someone is saying something obvious instead of saying "no fucking shit" you would add "sherlock" to it just to insult them further.
dude1: hey there is a hole in the boat i think we may sink
dude2: no shit sherlock
by soodinym June 08, 2016
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A Saying That People Say When Someone States The Obvious
Person 1:Oh Crap its school tomorrow

Person 2:No Shit Sherlock
by Fragileman March 25, 2015
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A phrase that shows something is obvious.
Two walk into a mansion.

Person 1: Wow! This is a big place!

Person 2: Well No Shit Sherlock!
by Dr. M0 September 12, 2009
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