exclamation, adverb, & relative pronouninformal
Whatever: [as exclamation]: I’m sure someone will disagree with my summary, but whatevs It’s not how I envisioned spending my Friday night. Whatev [as adverb]: we have some potatoes that we could grill too (or mash, or bake, or whatevs) [as pronoun]: I have no set plans and am open to whatevs
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- Email me, text me, whatevs, I'm cool, I won't pressure you.
- I bought a bunch of records and still had $50 credit left (which i spent yesterday, but whatevs).
- I was a little disappointed in both of their sets actually ... but whatevs.
1990s: alteration of whatever.
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