А НУ ЧТО Я ГОВОРИЛ!
• А <НУ> ЧТО Я (вам) ГОВОРИЛ! coll
[sent; fixed WO]
⇒ used to express the speaker's reaction upon learning that sth. he maintained earlier has been confirmed:
- what did I tell you!;
- (that's) just <exactly> what I said!;
- just like I said!;
- didn't I tell you!;
- I told you so!
♦ "Знаешь, Вере действительно за сорок!" - "А что я говорила!" "You know, Vera really is over forty!" "What did I tell you!"