not for all the tea in China

not for all the tea in China
   To say that you would not do something for all the tea in China means that you would not do it under any conditions.
   

I wouldn't live there for all the tea in China.


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  • not for all the tea in China — informal old fashioned phrase used for saying that nothing could persuade you to do something Thesaurus: ways of saying nosynonym Main entry: tea * * * not for all the tea in China informal + old fashioned : not for any reason I would never… …   Useful english dictionary

  • not\ for\ all\ the\ tea\ in\ China — • not for the world • not for all the coffee in Brazil • not for all the tea in China • not for anything in the world • not for love or money • not for worlds adv. phr. Not at any price; not for anything. I wouldn t hurt his feelings for the… …   Словарь американских идиом

  • not for all the tea in China — no; never; not if you gave me all the tea in China    Would you like to live in space? No. Not for all the tea in China! …   English idioms

  • for all the tea in China — See not for all the tea in China …   English idioms

  • for all the tea in China — (not) for any reward whatever ● tea …   Useful english dictionary

  • not for all the tea in China — informal old fashioned used for saying that nothing could persuade you to do something …   English dictionary

  • not for all the tea in China —  In no circumstances whatsoever …   A concise dictionary of English slang

  • would (not) (do something) for all the tea in China — old fashioned if you say that you would not do something for all the tea in China, you mean that nothing could persuade you to do it. I wouldn t be a teacher for all the tea in China …   New idioms dictionary

  • not\ for\ all\ the\ coffee\ in\ Brazil — • not for the world • not for all the coffee in Brazil • not for all the tea in China • not for anything in the world • not for love or money • not for worlds adv. phr. Not at any price; not for anything. I wouldn t hurt his feelings for the… …   Словарь американских идиом

  • not for all the coffee in Brazil — or[not for all the tea in China] or[not for anything in the world ] or[not for love or money] See: NOT FOR THE WORLD …   Dictionary of American idioms

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