Question: Is Sure Sarcastic?

Does sure mean yes or no?

Sure is used as “yes,” though it never means “yes.” Sure is a thumbs up to your face, and a jerkoff motion behind your back..

What does sure actually mean?

sure, certain, positive, cocksure mean having no doubt or uncertainty. sure usually stresses the subjective or intuitive feeling of assurance. felt sure that I had forgotten something certain may apply to a basing of a conclusion or conviction on definite grounds or indubitable evidence.

Is sure better than yes?

“Sure” is a more definite answer than “yes.” It displays a higher level of confidence. In everyday speech, the two words are used interchangeably.

Is it sure said to sarcastic?

Originally Answered: Why do people say “sure” instead of yes during a conversation, don’t you think it is somewhat rude? To me, Sure is just more casual,and yes is a preference to Sure. If a person was being patronising or arguing then perhaps sure could be deemed rude.As in yeah right, sure,sure.In a sarcastic tone.

Is saying Yup rude?

It sounds very colloquial and it can definitely sound rude in some contexts. But it doesn’t have to mean that you have no patience for somebody’s question. You can use “yup” when you’re impatient with something, but “yup” by itself doesn’t necessarily imply impatience.

What can I say instead of yes?

Yep and yeah are very common alternatives to yes, but are only used informally, among people you know well, and they might be frowned upon in formal settings, such as the workplace when you’re speaking to your boss.

Where do we use sure?

When you are 100% certain or when someone questions if you are right, you use this form of “sure” : “Sure.” “I’m sure.” “Sure, sure.” “Suurree…” When you want to agree or say “yes” you use this form of “sure” : “Sure.” “I’m sure.” “Sure, sure.” “Suurree…”

What means Surreal?

1 : marked by the intense irrational reality of a dream also : unbelievable, fantastic surreal sums of money. 2 : surrealistic.

Is sure thing rude?

Interjection. (informal) A polite reply to thank you. “Thanks a lot for your help.” / “Sure thing!” An affirmative reply; yes; certainly.

Can I say sure to thanks?

The word sure is sometimes used to respond to Thank you. Saying sure in response to thank you is very informal. It is a replacement for the more standard You’re welcome and means much the same as the more formal response certainly.

What does sure mean from a guy?

Yeah, okaySure means “Yeah, okay.” or “I guess so, nothing else going on” etc. It basically means they may not be thrilled to do what you invited them for, but they’re going along with it. It doesn’t always mean that they hate you or hate the activity.

What is the reply of sure?

(I “sounded” like I did not mind, but I technically said I minded.) That being said, native speakers do say “Sure!” as a reply, meaning “I don’t mind.” and it is taken as “No.” without causing any confusion. However, according to Longman American English dictionary, (“Sure”) is used to say “yes” to someone.

Is it rude to say yeah?

There’s nothing rude about “yeah”. It’s the normal affirmative word in English and all native speakers use it, even those who complain about it. In “yeah right”, using “yeah” is mandatory. You can’t replace it with “yes” in this instance.

What is the best reply to thank you?

10 English Phrases for Responding to “Thank You”You’re welcome.No problem.No worries.Don’t mention it.My pleasure.Anytime.It was the least I could do.Glad to help.More items…