give a crap

Definition of give a crap

informal + impolite

  1. :  to care at all about someone or something Who gives a crap? —usually used in negative statements She doesn't give a crap about us.

Word by Word Definitions

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

crapplay
  1. : used as an attributive form of craps

    :  a throw of 2, 3, or 12 in the game of craps losing the shooter his bet unless he has a point —called also craps — compare natural

  1. :  to throw a crap


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