no can do


informal + humorous
used in speech to say that one cannot do something that he or she has been asked or told to do
"Can you give me a ride to work tomorrow?" "Sorry—no can do. My car is in the shop."

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“No can do.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 17 Apr. 2024.

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