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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 ​keepsasking 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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