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come off it!

informal
used to tell someone that you do not believe what they are saying is true, or that you strongly disagree with them: Ask Simon to cook the meal? Come off it, he can hardly boil an egg!
Translations of “come off it!”
in Chinese (Traditional) 誰信呢!得了吧!別胡說了!別瞎扯了!…
in Chinese (Simplified) 谁信呢!得了吧!别胡说了!别瞎扯了!…
(Definition of come off it! from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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