for all (one) cares

(redirected from for all care)

for all (one) cares

One does not care (if something were to happen). The phrase always precedes or follows some hypothetical situation. You can starve to death for all I care. I am not giving you any more of my leftovers.
See also: all, care

for all I care

I don't care if (something happens). For all I care, the whole city council can go to the devil. They can all starve for all I care.
See also: all, care

for all I, you, etc. ˈcare

(spoken) used to say that a person is not worried about or interested in what happens to somebody/something: I could be dead for all he cares!
See also: all, care
References in periodicals archive ?
currently, 3,500 Ontario residents are choosing the United States for drug/alcohol treatment alone, and costs of the exodus from Ontario for all care increased 45 percent from 1990 to 1991 (Borsello, M.