What Does "Give A Shit" Mean?

"Give a shit" is an expression of concern or of a lack of interest.

The phrase "give a shit" is an idiomatic expression used to indicate a level of concern, interest, or care about something or someone.

"Give a shit" can be used both positively and negatively. When someone says they "don't give a shit" about something, it means they have little to no interest or concern about it. In this context, it implies a lack of importance or significance attached to the subject. For example:
  • I don't give a shit what they think.
  • They don't give a shit about the middle class.
Conversely, when someone says they "give a shit" about something, it means they do care or have a genuine interest or concern. It indicates that the person values or pays attention to the matter at hand. For example:
  • We should all give a shit about climate change.
  • I really do give a shit about what you want to do.
The term "give a shit" is vulgar slang. Its use in not appropriate in many situations.

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meaning of Give A Shit

"Expression of Concern or Lack of Interest"

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"Expression of Concern or Lack of Interest" is the most common definition for Give A Shit on Snapchat, WhatsApp, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and TikTok.
Give A Shit
Definition:Expression of Concern or Lack of Interest
Type:Word (Slang)
Guessability:guessability level 3

3: Guessable

Typical Users:typical user
Adults and Teenagers

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