An expression used to fill a pregnant pause when someone simply says "so" either as a way to start a conversation (but is not sure what to say) or as a reply to something they are not impressed with.

Also can be referred to as "Sew buttons on your underwear."
Example #1

Girl #1: So...?
Girl #2: Sew buttons.

Example #2

Girl: I just had a 5 minute conversation with Stephen Fry at the mall!
Boy: So?
Girl: Sew buttons.
by goellegee January 3, 2014
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something to say when you dont know what to say
"So...," she said trying to fill the odd silence.
"Sew buttons on a peacoat," the old man replied.
by casper_thegirl February 1, 2022
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