not a sausage

not a sausage

Nothing whatsoever. Primarily heard in UK. We haven't heard a sausage from our realtor since we gave her the money for the deposit. I'm starting to get worried. It was surreal seeing our family home with not a sausage in it.
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not a sausage

nothing at all. British informal
See also: not, sausage

not a ˈsausage

(old-fashioned, informal) nothing at all: There’s nothing in here at all. Not a sausage!
See also: not, sausage
References in classic literature ?
Joey and his father were shadowing a pork-butcher's shop, pocketing the sausages for which their family has such a fatal weakness, and so when the butcher engaged Joey as his assistant there was soon not a sausage left.