can't make head nor tail of (someone or something)(redirected from can't make head nor tail of one)
can't make head nor tail of (someone or something)
Cannot understand someone or something at all; cannot make any sense of someone or something. I've been working with the new software for hours, but I still can't make head nor tail of it. I can't make head nor tail of that new guy in accounting. Sometimes, he's really friendly, and then other times he acts like he's never met me before.
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can’t make head or/nor ˈtail of something(informal) not be able to understand something at all: I can’t make head or tail of this picture — is it upside down?
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