give a hoot

idiom

Definition of give a hoot

informal
: to care at all about someone or something used in negative statementsI don't give a hoot about what they say.I don't give two hoots about his problems.

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“Give a hoot.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/give%20a%20hoot. Accessed 23 January 2020.

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