someone wouldn't touch something with a ten-foot pole Meaning in Cambridge American English Dictionary
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Meaning of "someone wouldn't touch something with a ten-foot pole" - American English Dictionary

someone wouldn't touch something with a ten-foot pole

someone does not want to be involved with something in any way: I wouldn't touch that car with a ten-foot pole – it's a gas guzzler.
(Definition of someone wouldn't touch something with a ten-foot pole from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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