Definition He won't give me the time of day

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Definition

he won't give me the time of day: he won't pay attention to me; he has no time for me at all
idiom
Susie doesn't give Philip the time of day. She doesn't even say "hello" to him.

Examples

  • "Mick : I know that Warbuckle has an exclusive contract with you in the States, but down under, he won't give us the time of day."

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