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give a hiding

verb - transitive

  • to beat up.
                                                                                                                                                                          

    Citation from "'Ninja', 58, beats up 3 muggers", News 24.com, 2010-05-13 blacked out to resolve Google's penalty against this site.

    Last edited on May 13 2010. Submitted by Walter Rader (Editor) from Sacramento, CA, USA on May 13 2010.

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give a monkey's

verb

  • to care a tiny amount, always used in the negative
    I don't give a monkey's whether it's ready or not!

    Last edited on Jun 03 2010. Submitted by Robbie G. from Stroud, Hampshire, UK on Feb 13 2006.

origin

  • Often extended variously, e.g. "give a monkey's rear end", "give a monkey's arse", "give a monkey's uncle".

    Last edited on Jun 03 2010. Submitted by Robbie G. from Stroud, Hampshire, UK on Feb 13 2006.

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give and take

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give a pump

verb - transitive

  • to give someone a ride on the handlebars of your bike. (refers to the pumping motion required to pedal two people on a single bike).
    Hey my bicycle just got a flat, will you give me a pump home?

    Last edited on Aug 31 2010. Submitted by Chad R. from Soda Springs, ID, USA on Apr 26 1999.

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give a rat's ass

verb

  • to care. Always used in the negative, as the example sentence shows.
    I don't give a rat's ass what you think!

    Last edited on Aug 02 2011. Submitted by Sarah from Northville, MI, USA on Aug 08 2002.

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  • Also: "give a rat's patoot".

    Last edited on Aug 02 2011. Submitted by Sarah from Northville, MI, USA on Aug 08 2002.

  • Also: "give a flying rat's ass".
    I don't give a flying rat's ass about politics.

    Last edited on Aug 02 2011. Submitted by Sarah from Northville, MI, USA on Aug 08 2002.

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give a rip

verb

  • to care; to mind. Usually used in the negative.
    I don't give a rip if he stays or goes.

    Last edited on Apr 03 2010. Submitted by Walter Rader (Editor) from Sacramento, CA, USA on Apr 03 2010.

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give a shit

verb

  • to care.
                                                                 

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    Citation from "Compassion", Wilfred (US TV), Season 1 Episode 9 (2011) blacked out to resolve Google's penalty against this site.

    Last edited on Oct 25 2011. Submitted by Walter Rader (Editor) from Sacramento, CA, USA on Aug 26 2009.

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give a talking to

verb - transitive

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give a thumper

verb

  • to strike someone with great force.
    I just gave him a thumper.

    Last edited on Mar 12 1998. Submitted by Brendo from MA, USA on Mar 12 1998.

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give a toss

verb - intransitive

  • to care. Almost always used in the negative. Literally, "could not masturbate." See toss.
    I couldn't give a toss.

    Last edited on Dec 19 2011. Submitted by Andy from Maidenhead, Windsor and Maidenhead, UK on Aug 21 1997.

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