Definition of “six of one and half a dozen of the other” - English Dictionary

british dictionary

“six of one and half a dozen of the other” in British English

See all translations

six of one and half a dozen of the other

informal

said when you think that neither of two choices is better than the other:

"Shall we give her chocolates or flowers?" "I don't know, it's six of one and half a dozen of the other."

(Definition of “six of one and half a dozen of the other” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

Need a translator?

Translator tool

Get a quick, free translation!