Phrase of the day

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6th August 2020

I couldn't care less

We use this expression to say we do not care at all about an idea or subject.
IH Bristol Phrase of the Day: I couldn't care less
Usage
Written: 
No
Spoken: 
Yes
Formal: 
No
Informal: 
Yes
Example 1
Do you know who won the match between Real Madrid and Chelsea?
Honestly, I couldn’t care less. You know I hate football.
Example 2
Which colour top should I get? Pink or blue?
I couldn’t care less. We’ve been shopping for three hours and I just want to go home!

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