heard (of) such a thing

heard (of) such a thing

To have experienced or be familiar with something, thus not finding that thing incredible or hard to believe. Typically used in the negative or in questions suggesting the negative. The dealership wants to take the car back from us and give us a different one? Why, I never heard such a thing! They said I had to pay back all the money, plus interest, in two days, or else they'd take my house. Have you ever heard of such a thing?
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