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Way of saying that you will not do something - thesaurus

Synonyms

at any price

if you refuse to do something at any price, you refuse to do it, even for a lot of money or other benefits

would not dream of doing something

used for emphasizing that you would definitely not do something

would rather die

used for emphasizing that you refuse to do something

not for a/one moment

used for emphasizing that something is definitely not true, or that you would definitely not do or say something

not for anything

used for emphasizing that you definitely will not do a particular thing

not for love nor money

used for emphasizing that something is not available or possible, or that you will not do it

if I live to be a hundred

used for emphasizing that you will never do, know, or understand something

wild horses couldn’t/wouldn’t drag someone somewhere

used for emphasizing that someone is determined not to do something

once bitten twice shy

used for saying that someone will be careful about doing something again, or will be unwilling to do it again because they failed or were hurt the first time they did it

I wouldn’t touch it/him/her etc with a bargepole

used for emphasizing that you do not want to be involved with a person or situation, or that you advise someone else not to be involved

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buggered

adjective

Britishimpolite used for emphasizing that you will not do something

can’t be fagged (to do something)

Britishinformal used for saying that you do not have enough energy or interest to do something

flattery will get you nowhere

used for telling someone that you will not do what they want just because they are praising you

I’ll be damned/I’m damned

impolite used for emphasizing that you refuse to do something

not...for anything

used for emphasizing that you definitely will not do something

someone wouldn’t be seen/caught dead

used for saying that someone would never wear a particular type of clothing, go to a particular place, or take part in a particular activity because it is not fashionable

will not be doing something again in a hurry

used for saying that you do not want to do something again

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