nothing personal

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Definition of nothing personal

used to say that one does not mean to offend someone by a statement It's nothing personal, but I'd rather not talk to you about it.

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“Nothing personal.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nothing%20personal. Accessed 22 Oct. 2021.

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