I wouldn't put it past sb (to do sth) Meaning in the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo

Meaning of “I wouldn't put it past sb (to do sth)” - Learner’s Dictionary

I wouldn't put it past sb (to do sth)

informal
used to say that you would not be surprised if someone did something, especially something bad, because it is a typical thing for them to do: I wouldn't put it past him to sell her jewellery.Planning, expecting and arrangingPlotting and trapping
(Definition of I wouldn't put it past sb (to do sth) from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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