give a rip (about someone or something)(redirected from gave a rip about somebody)
give a rip (about someone or something)
To care (about someone or something); to attach importance to someone or something. Honestly, I just don't give a rip about what other people do in their spare time. A: "How could they kill off the mother in the second season?" B: "I know, it's like they weren't expecting us to give a rip about her once she showed up in person. Like, come on."
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