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"don't ask me" in British English

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don't ask me

informalB2 said when you do not ​know the ​answer to a ​question: Don't ask me where you've ​leftyourglasses!
(Definition of don't ask me from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"don’t ask me" in American English

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don’t ask me

infml I do not ​know: “Who ​left this ​mess in the ​kitchen?” “Don't ​ask me.” He doesn’t ​want to come with us to the ​game – don’t ​ask me why.
(Definition of don’t ask me from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “don't ask me”
in Chinese (Simplified) 别问我(我不知道)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 別問我(我不知道)…
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