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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But while stockings and corsets may not float your boat, your husband is not psychic.
The simple fact is, if you wanted to hit out at the Tories and Lib Dems, the most effective way of doing that was to vote Labour, even if their UK leader might not float your boat.
If the harbour delights of Cartagena do not float your boat there is the nearby shopping city of Murcia, seaside town La Manga, where all Spaniards seem to flock in the summer months, and the caves and lighthouse of Cabo de Palos to explore.
And if that does not float your boat, girls, don't worry.