Meaning of “not give tuppence for sth” in the English Dictionary

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"not give tuppence for sth" in British English

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not give tuppence for sth

UK old-fashioned

to think that something will not succeed:

I wouldn't give tuppence for their chances of winning the match.

(Definition of “not give tuppence for sth” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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