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not care (or give) a hoot (or two hoots)

Definition of not care or give a hoot or two hoots in English:

informal Not care at all: there’s no point in asking about something that nobody gives two hoots about
More example sentences
  • I don't give two hoots what colour the British are, I care only that they subscribe to British values.
  • Ninety percent of people here don't give two hoots.
  • There are some people who don't give two hoots about the welfare of wildlife around the country.
Synonyms
care, be concerned, mind, be bothered, be interested
informal give a damn, give a rap, give a hang, give a tinker's curse/damn, give a monkey's, lose sleep, get worked up
See parent entry: hoot

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