leave cold

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leave (one) cold

To not affect one; to bore or underwhelm one. A noun or pronoun is often used between "leave" and "cold." The presentation had some nice points, but in general it just left me cold—it needed something to keep up interest.
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leave someone cold

to leave someone unaffected or bored. He said it was dull, and it left him cold. The music's good, but the story left the producer cold.
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The Pats went 3-6 against playoff teams, Bledsoe's got a bad finger, and there's something about Pete Carroll and the Pats that leaves one cold, and it's not New England weather.