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English definition of “would not do sth for all the tea in China”

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would not do sth for all the tea in China

old-fashioned
used to say that nothing could persuade you to do something: I wouldn't take that job for all the tea in China.
Translations of “would not do sth for all the tea in China”
in Chinese (Traditional) 絕對不做,無論如何都不做…
in Chinese (Simplified) 绝对不做,无论如何都不做…
(Definition of would not do sth for all the tea in China from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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