give me a break


used to tell someone to stop bothering you or treating you unfairly
"Aren't you finished yet?" "Give me a break! I only started 10 minutes ago!"
used to say that you do not believe or are disgusted about what someone has said or done
"He says he went to Harvard." "Give me a break! I doubt he even graduated from high school!"

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“Give me a break.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 29 Feb. 2024.

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