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English definition of “I wouldn't trust sb as far as I could throw them”

I wouldn't trust sb as far as I could throw them

informal
something you say that means you do not trust someone at all: He's very charming but I wouldn't trust him as far as I could throw him.Trusting and not trusting
(Definition of I wouldn't trust sb as far as I could throw them from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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