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not give a shite (about something)
rude To not care in the slightest (about something or someone); to attach no importance to someone or something. Primarily heard in UK, Ireland. I don't give a shite about making money, I just want to do something with my life that makes life better for others. I haven't given a shite for the show ever since they killed off my favorite character. Do whatever you want, I don't give a shite.
give a shite
rude slang To care. Typically used in the negative as a dismissive phrase showing one's annoyance or lack of interest. Primarily heard in UK, Ireland. I don't give a shite about how late your friends are allowed to stay out—you need to be home by 10 PM. I used to care about what those fools say, but I just don't give a shite anymore!