Meaning of “no ifs or buts” in the English Dictionary

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"no ifs or buts" in British English

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no ifs or buts

UK US no ifs, ands, or buts

something that you say to a child to stop them arguing with you when you want them to do something:

I want no ifs or buts - just get on and tidy your room now.

(Definition of “no ifs or buts” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)