know what (one) likes

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know what (one) likes

To be very certain of or rigid in one's tastes or preferences, even if it goes against conventional wisdom. A: "You know that white wine goes much better with fish, right?" B: "I know what I like, and I like red wine, so that's what I'm getting!"
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know what you like

have fixed or definite tastes, without necessarily having the knowledge or informed opinion to support them.
2002 Sunday Herald We adjourn to Starbucks where…I know what I like (grand skinny latte, £2.15).
See also: know, like, what
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