Question: What’S The Meaning Of No Problem?

What can I say instead of No Problem?

No Problem SynonymsYou’re welcome (F)Sure thing (I)No worries (I)Cool (I)It’s all gravy (I)It’s all right (I)Certainly (F)Of course (F)More items…•.

Why do Millennials say no problem?

“No problem,” however, is used because younger people feel not only that helping or assisting someone is a given and expected but also that it should be stressed that you’re need for help was no burden to them (even if it was).

Can I reply no problem to thanks?

When someone is thanking you for something, you can say you’re welcome. I would consider “no problem” acceptable when someone thanks you for something and it was not a problem for either of you. If it was actually a bother to do the thing someone thanked you for, then it’s dishonest to say “no problem.”

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.

Is say what rude?

Extremely rude. So is, “Say what?” although not quite as bad. It’s serious enough that you could be disciplined at work or fired or punched.

Is using Yep rude?

In an email people would think that ‘Yep’ is snide or rude. … “‘Yep’ is the same number of letters as ‘yes’ but ‘yes’ is formal and you use it when emailing your boss or colleague so they don’t think you’re too laidback,” he said.

Is sure 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.

Why is saying no problem bad?

A Case Against The Phrase ‘No Problem’ : 13.7: Cosmos And Culture Commentator Alva Noë says “no problem” is the wrong way to reply to an expression of thanks — for the simple reason that saying “thank you” isn’t, or shouldn’t be, a veiled way of making an apology.

Is sure rude?

If asked a question that would warrant a “yes “ or “no” answer saying sure could be seen as being rude. Usually it means the person didn’t understand the question and instead of asking for clarity or for the question to be repeated they would say “sure”. … Sure… not rude, but annoying.

How do I say no problem to my boss?

In your mind, “no problem” may be synonymous with “Sure thing, boss.” You may think you are saying “it will be my pleasure.” But that may not be what the other person hears….Try one of these instead:“You are welcome!”“I was happy to help.”“Thanks for including me.”“It was my pleasure!”

Is it correct to say no worries?

No worries. It’s always plural. Or, you may say No problem which is always singular. “No worries” is correct.

What does it mean to say no problem?

Most people who reply with “no problem” following an expression of gratitude intend to convey that they acted out of politeness and were not inconvenienced, and, really, no expression of thanks is needed. Sure, the term “no problem” is negative in construction, but its intended meaning isn’t.

Is it polite to say no problem?

From their perspective, saying “no problem” means that whatever they’re thanking someone for was in fact a problem, but the other person did it anyway as a personal favor. To them “You’re welcome” is the standard polite response.

What do you reply when someone says no worries?

1 Answer. Both “OK” and “Thank you” are good answers to conclude that part of the conversation. Their response of “Don’t worry about it” can also be a conclusion to the conversation.