none of one's beeswax

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Definition of none of one's beeswax

US, informal
used as a way of telling someone that information being sought is personal and none of their business
  • "How old are you?" "That's none of your beeswax."

Word by Word Definitions

none play
  1. : not any

  2. : not one : nobody

  3. : not any such thing or person

  1. : not any : no

  1. : by no means : not at all

  2. : in no way : to no extent

  1. : the fifth of the canonical hours

beeswax play
  1. : a substance that is secreted by honeybees and is used by them for constructing the honeycomb, that is a dull, typically yellow solid that is plastic when warm, and that is composed primarily of a mixture of esters, hydrocarbons, and fatty acids : wax

  2. : personal concern : business


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