Doesn't even know

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Definition

not even know (how to do something): not have the knowledge or the ability (to do something)
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Icarus doesn't even know how to swim, and he is scared of boats.

You don't even know me!: You know nothing about me! You don't know who I am!
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Examples

  • "We're supposed to bring democracy to a small nation by Friday, and we don't even know where we're bringing it."
  • "In fact, I don't even know if Bob can pronounce the word 'sushi'."
  • "In fact, I don't even know if Bob can pronounce the word 'sushi', let alone eat it."
  • "Bruno : Aside from the fact that he's completely unqualified, doesn't even know how to turn on a computer, and frequently asks Bob if he'd like to go out and pick flowers, yes, he's wonderful."
  • "Most of these programs require you to send money or credit card information to shady companies or people you don't even know."
  • "Bruno : I don't even know what that means."

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