do you understand?
I will call you when dinner is ready. Capeesh?
Italian capisce 'understand'
Do you understand?: All right, class, that's all there is to it. Capeesh?/I owe it all to you. Strip Dealers School, capiche?/Sam fixed me with a pair of very cold eyes. ''Capish?'' he said
I understand: Ten tonight? Capeesh.
[1940s+; fr Italian capisci, ''Do you understand?'']