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be no skin off sb's nose

US also be no skin off sb's back
used when you want to say that it makes no difference to you what someone else does or thinks: It's no skin off my nose if you don't take my advice.
(Definition of be no skin off sb's nose from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “be no skin off sb's nose”
in Chinese (Simplified) 与(某人)毫不相干, (某人)毫不在乎…
in Chinese (Traditional) 與(某人)毫不相干, (某人)毫不在乎…
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