To say amen to

to approve warmly; to concur in heartily or emphatically; to ratify; as, I say Amen to all.

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Explains Rabbi Avraham Litvin, of Louisville, Kentucky's Congregation Anshei Sfard, one is not supposed to say amen to his or her own prayer, because it would be considered arrogant, a kind of slobbering over one's own knack for truth-telling.