no ifs and buts (about it)

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no ifs and buts (about it)

1. Without a doubt or reservation. We're definitely going to lose our jobs after this merger, no ifs and buts about it.
2. Absolutely no excuses, discussion, or protestations (about something). I don't care how, but you make sure you're at your son's party tomorrow—no ifs and buts about it! No ifs and buts—just do as I tell you!
See also: and, but, if
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If it is a crime - no ifs and buts - arrest the perpetrators there and then.
NO Sorry, Andy Murray does not deserve to be knighted; he is a professional tennis player first and foremost and is in the game for the money, no ifs and buts.
It is a game we should have won, no ifs and buts, " said Smith, after his side were pegged back to a 2-2 draw.
Rains, chairman of the Harris County-Houston Sports Authority, added of his city's bid: ``There are no ifs and buts, fruits and nuts in this deal.
There is a simple solution to this problem and that is simply this, that the car concerned should be crushed, no ifs and buts, it should be crushed.