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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)
Translations of “not give tuppence for sth”
in Chinese (Simplified) 认为…不会成功…
in Chinese (Traditional) 認為…不會成功…
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