thanks for nothing


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thanks for nothing

People use thanks for nothing to tell someone in an angry way that they are disappointed that that person has not done what they wanted. Dad's request for a small-business loan was turned down (thanks for nothing, Sunnings Savings & Loan!)
See also: nothing, thanks

thanks for nothing

used ironically to indicate that what someone has done or said is extremely unwelcome to you.
See also: nothing, thanks