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not give a monkey's

UK slang
If you don't/couldn't give a monkey's about something, you are not at all worried by it: "Chrissie won't like it." "I don't give a monkey's."
Translations of “not give a monkey's”
in Chinese (Traditional) 一點都不在乎,完全無所謂…
in Chinese (Simplified) 一点都不在乎,完全无所谓…
(Definition of not give a monkey's from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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