care a jackstraw

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care a jackstraw

To care about something in any way at all. Usually used in negative constructions to mean the opposite. I don't care a jackstraw about his status in the community! He's a selfish fool, and someone has to tell him so! Does Elsa care a jackstraw for our plans? No, I don't think she does!
See also: care
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