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not lift/raise a finger

to not make any effort to help: He never lifts a finger to help with the housework.
(Definition of not lift/raise a finger from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “not lift/raise a finger”
in Chinese (Simplified) 不(肯)帮一点忙,不(愿)尽举手之劳…
in Chinese (Traditional) 不(肯)幫一點忙,不(願)盡舉手之勞…
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