Phrase said before or after a prediction or declaration to mean: "You should write down what I say (mentally or literally), because it will come true or be something unforgetable."

Usually said in warning or in a betting situation, so that you can win a wager or say I told you so later.

Intended to convey great conviction, as though your statement could be doubted or denied by others.
"Mark my words, that car will break down on the way there."

"If you go, mark my words, your stuff will be on the lawn when you get back."

"That marriage won't last a year; mark my words."
by Coell March 22, 2006
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"You make my words, I'm gonna get my grade 10; and everyone else can just catch a boat to Fuck-offity Land."
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A reliable person, who always keeps their promises or is known to fulfill their commitments and obligations at any cost. Someone you can sincerely trust to do something when asked.
"Don't worry, I'll never tell your wife about that, I'm a man of my word."
"I have no doubt that he'll pay you back, He's a man of his word."
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Used predominantly by Christians in order to not break the commandment "You shall not make wrongful use of the name of your God".

Used when in awe or surprised by an event and when something unexpected happens.
Oh my word, did you see that Kayla is pregnant again?
by MNatheist March 16, 2009
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Someone who believes they tell the truth, keeps promises, and doesnt make outrageous claims.
If I say that I'm going to do something, I will do it, you can count on me... I'm a man of my word.
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Phrase said before or after a prediction or declaration to mean: "You should write down what I say (mentally or literally), because it will come true or be something unforgetable."

Usually said in warning or in a betting situation, so that you can win a wager or say I told you so later.

Intended to convey great conviction, as though your statement could be doubted or denied by others.
"Mark my words, that car will break down on the way there."

"If you go, mark my words, your stuff will be on the lawn when you get back."

"That marriage won't last a year; mark my words."
by Coell February 24, 2006
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