not float (one's) boat

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not float (one's) boat

To not be particularly enjoyable, desirable, or exciting to someone. A: "They're showing Casablanca in the student theater, do you want to go?" B: "No thanks, black and white movies don't really float my boat." Well, the thought of spending my weekend weeding the back yard for a few bucks doesn't exactly float my boat, Dad.
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I did Strictly because I learnt a craft, but sitting in a house with people who I don't really think I'd get along with for six weeks does not float my boat.
But the racing at those venues does not float my boat and does zero for Fund income as, rightly or wrongly, the major bookmaking firms are reluctant to take bets at them.