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never mind

1. Disregard that; don't worry or bother yourself about it. A: "What did you say?" B: "Never mind, it wasn't important."
2. Especially not, considering what was just said. He can barely write a coherent email, never mind an entire book!
See also: mind, never

it don't make (me) no nevermind

slang I have no preference. A: "Where do you want to go for dinner?" B: "It don't make me no nevermind—wherever you want to go."
See also: make, nevermind, no

(It) makes no difference to me.

 and (It) makes me no difference.; (It) makes me no nevermind.; (It) don't make me no nevermind.
Inf. I really do not care, one way or the other. (The first one is standard, the others are colloquial.) Bill: Mind if I sit here? Tom: Makes no difference to me. Bill: What would you say if I ate the last piece of cake? Bob: Don't make me no nevermind.
See also: difference, make, no

never mind

1. Don't worry about something, don't trouble yourself, it doesn't matter. For example, Never mind what I said, it wasn't important, or Never mind, you can always take the driver's test again. This expression employs mind in the sense of "care about something," a usage dating from the late 1700s.
2. Also, never you mind. Don't concern yourself with that, it's none of your business, as in Never you mind where I plan to buy the new TV. [Early 1800s]
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never mind

1 used to urge someone not to feel anxiety or distress. 2 used to suggest that a problem or objection is not important. 3 also never you mind used in refusing to answer a question. 4 used to indicate that what has been said about one thing applies even more to another.
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never ˈmind

1 (especially British English) used to tell somebody not to worry or be upset: You failed your driving test? Never mind, the best drivers always fail the first time.
2 used to suggest that something is not important: This isn’t the place I wanted to take you to — but never mind, it’s just as good.
3 used to emphasize that what is true about the first thing you have said is even more true about the second: I never thought she’d win once, never mind twice!
See also: mind, never

It don’t make (me) no nevermind

phr. It doesn’t matter to me. Go ahead! Do it! It don’t make me no nevermind.
See also: make, nevermind, no

It don’t make no nevermind

See also: make, nevermind, no

never mind

phr. Forget it.; It doesn’t matter anymore. Never mind. I forget what I was going to say.
See also: mind, never

never mind

Used to tell someone not to be concerned or worried.
See also: mind, never

never mind

1. Don't bother: I was hoping for some help, but never mind, I'll do it alone.
2. Not to mention; and certainly not: I can't tread water, never mind swim.
See also: mind, never
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On a recent afternoon inside 606 Studio, the sprawling headquarters for Grohl's band Foo Fighters, Grohl and Novoselic, while slumped on a couch near the same soundboard that they used to record "Nevermind," reminisced with producer Butch Vig about how they made the album that forever changed their lives and the music world.
Just as the news of Winehouse's death led to a rekindled interest in her music (sales of Back to Black spiked posthumously) and I re-heard the album, enjoying not just the very popular tracks, Rehab and You Know I'm No Good, but also others, such as Tears Dry On Their Own, Wake Up Alone and the title track, Back to Black, the alert on Nevermind's upcoming 20th anniversary revived my interest in Nirvana's music.
Nevermind, because come Tuesday it will all be over and someone else will be in the hotseat.
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Nevermind that the Working Title pie banked $26.5 million in just 10 days in the U.K.
Their 1991 album Nevermind topped the Billboard chart and has since sold more than 10m copies worldwide, but Bradfield is not a fan.
(Nevermind their score on the SATs.) Not only is this book informative, it's fun.
Their album Nevermind knocked Michael Jackson's Dangerous off the number one slot.
Nevermind that this theory was contrary to everything ever written about economics.
In a 1995 appearance on ABC radio, he objected to published research questioning the harmful effects of secondhand smoke, charging its author with "aiding and abetting...efforts to kill people." Nevermind that the author, Dr.
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Nevermind Atlantis And the promise Of moving pictures, A candle lit In the window Of our conscious minds.