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for toffee

UK informal
If you say that someone cannot do something for toffee, you mean that they are extremely bad at it: He can't paint for toffee!
Translations of “for toffee”
in Chinese (Traditional) 根本(不會),一點(都不會)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 根本(不会),一点儿(都不会)…
(Definition of for toffee from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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