take something for what it's worth


used to say that one does not strongly believe that something is true or important
I know it's just gossip, so I take it for what it's worth.

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“Take something for what it's worth.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/take%20something%20for%20what%20it%27s%20worth. Accessed 20 May. 2024.

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