none of someone's affair/business

Definition of none of someone's affair/business

:a situation or matter that someone should not interfere in by saying, doing, or asking anything about it
  • What I do in my spare time is none of your business.

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

someone play
  1. : some person : somebody

affair play
  1. : commercial, professional, public, or personal business

  2. : matter, concern

  3. : a procedure, action, or occasion only vaguely specified

business play
  1. : purposeful activity : busyness

  2. : role, function

  3. : an immediate task or objective : mission


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