make no difference

idiom

variants or not make any difference
: to not cause any change : to be unimportant
"When would you like to leave?" "It makes no difference (to me)."
The weather didn't make any difference in our plans.

Examples of make no difference in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Overall, two-thirds (67%) said a guilty verdict would make no difference to their vote; three-quarters (76%) said the same of a not guilty verdict. Domenico Montanaro, NPR, 29 May 2024 The Court could thus decline to answer the question of whether the speech is protected under the Brandenburg standard, since that question would make no difference to the outcome. Thomas A. Berry, National Review, 8 Feb. 2024 If the mouse songs were innate, as long presumed, the surgical alteration would make no difference at all. Sonia Shah, New York Times, 20 Sep. 2023 Donald Trump calls global warming a hoax and President Biden offers feel-good solutions that will make no difference to the global climate. Bryan Schott, The Salt Lake Tribune, 13 Sep. 2023 Glasses marketed to filter out blue light probably make no difference to eye strain or sleep quality. Sara Moniuszko, CBS News, 18 Aug. 2023 Bill Spitalnick Newport Beach Advertisement :: A’s fans can protest in East Bay, and rural Nevadans can hate the proposal, but that will make no difference to the big money boys. Los Angeles Times, 17 June 2023 Or will the failure to screen make no difference, affirming the critics’ view that all this testing isn’t worth it? BostonGlobe.com, 11 July 2021 Most Americans overall also said the opinions of Jewish people and organizations make no difference to them when considering whether a statement or idea is anti-Semitic. Ben Sales, sun-sentinel.com, 27 Oct. 2020

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“Make no difference.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/make%20no%20difference. Accessed 19 Jul. 2024.

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