don't give me that

Definition of don't give me that

  1. —used in speech to show annoyance when someone tells one something that one does not believe or accept “It's not my fault that we're late.” “Don't give me that! You were the one who said we didn't have to leave early!”

Word by Word Definitions

don'tplay
  1. :  do not

    :  does not

  1. :  a command or entreaty not to do something

giveplay
  1. :  to make a present of

    :  to grant or bestow by formal action

    :  to accord or yield to another

  1. :  capacity or tendency to yield to force or strain :  flexibility

    :  the ability of a material to bend or stretch

  1. : objective case ofi


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to criticize severely

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