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care a whit

To care just the smallest amount. (A "whit" is an iota.) Often used in the negative. I don't care a whit what the neighbors say, I'm not taking that fence down!
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didn't care a whit

 and don't care a whit
didn't care at all. Sally thought Joe liked her, but he didn't care a whit about her. I don't care a whit what you do with my old clothes.
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Even if you don't care a whit about wine, the area can be a delightful place to visit if only for its sights, sounds and tastes.
AFTER caving in to the consortium of special interests that don't care a whit about the safety of the law-abiding people of Los Angeles, Mayor Richard Riordan and LAPD Chief Bernard C.