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will not take no for an answer

to not allow someone to refuse what you have offered: I told Steve I'm not interested, but he keeps asking me out - he won't take no for an answer.
(Definition of will not take no for an answer from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “will not take no for an answer”
in Chinese (Simplified) 不容拒绝,不接受别人说“不”…
in Chinese (Traditional) 不容拒絕,不接受別人說「不」…
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