not for love or/nor money

not for love or money

Never, under no circumstances, as in I'd never visit them again, not for love or money. A version of this expression, which alludes to these two powerful persuasive forces, was recorded in a.d. 971.
See also: love, money, not

not for love or money

not in any circumstances. informal
1998 Spectator I am told that you cannot get a plasterer for love or money, but that the going rate is a big kiss and £1,000 a week.
See also: love, money, not

not for love or/nor ˈmoney

(informal) used to say that it is impossible to do something or get something: The show is sold out. You can’t get a ticket for love nor money.
See also: love, money, nor, not