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To not help someone - synonyms or related words



to leave someone in a situation where they have no help or support




to leave someone, or to stop helping or looking after them, when they still need you

leave someone in the lurch

to leave someone in a difficult situation without helping them

do little to help/solve etc

to fail to help someone/solve something etc

not lift a finger

to not help someone at all

that’s your problem

used for saying in an unkind way that you are not going to help someone or do what they want



to stop supporting or helping someone



to refuse to give financial help to a person or a business

bit rot

when electronic information is lost because the software or devices needed to read it are no longer available

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troll factory

a company that pays its employees to write online comments in favour or against somebody or something posing as ordinary Internet users

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