(someone) won't thank you for (something)

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(someone) won't thank you for (something)

Someone is going to be very displeased about something you've done. I'm telling you now, Janet won't thank you for speaking to the boss on her behalf. You can go ahead and paint the living room, but they won't thank you for it.
See also: thank

he, she, etc. won’t ˈthank you for something

used to say that somebody will not be pleased or will be annoyed about something: John won’t thank you for interfering.
See also: something, thank
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When I look at the line-up of opponents I say it's very difficult to see Joan Burton come out of it and she won't thank me for saying that.
Another poem close to my heart is one I wrote for my baby sister but she won't thank me for repeating it and I think that too overdosed on the rhymey-rhymey.
Phil says: "My wife appeared as Andy Pandy for the first event, though she won't thank me for remembering that.
We'll save said lady's blushes by not naming and shaming her as it's probably right to assume she won't thank acclaimed Newcastle-based chef Chris Slaughter for revealing to the world her lack of prowess in the kitchen.
SHE doesn't like things to be too fussy or flouncy, her clothes are simple and practical and she won't thank you for anything flowery.
SHE won't thank me for broadcasting this, but my mum got done by one of those godforsaken speed cameras the other day.
In the end she won't thank you for keeping him away.
But if that day ever arrives she won't thank Glasgow City Council or sportscotland for their support.
Obviously she won't thank you for it, but better that than either getting an innocent man convicted, or her slung in prison for perjury.
Although she has the right to know, she won't thank you for bursting her bubble.
She won't thank us for the bigger nose and the way her new look has given her an unsightly double-chin.
It's understandable you want to wrap her in cotton wool, but she won't thank you for it and it might harm her emotional development.