give a crap


informal + impolite
: 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.

Examples of give a crap in a Sentence

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give a crap

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“Give a crap.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 May. 2024.

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