(one) catch no ball(redirected from catch no balls)
(one) catch no ball
One does not understand or comprehend what was just said. The phrase is unique to the colloquial English spoken in Singapore. A: "Well, you can tell which side he butters his bread on." B: "Butters his bread? Sorry, could you explain what you mean? I catch no ball."
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