Not really his thing - Idioms by The Free Dictionary
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not (really) (one's) thing
Not something one particularly enjoys or is good at. A: "Do you want to come with me to the concert this Saturday?" B: "No thanks, country isn't my thing." I'll give it a try, but car repair isn't really my thing.
it isn’t my, his, etc. ˈthing it is not something that you really enjoy or are interested in: I’m afraid pubs and clubs aren’t really my thing. I’d prefer to go to a restaurant with a few friends.
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A lot of clubs called him asking if he wanted to get into management but it's not really his thing
PJ won't be going with me - it's not really his thing
We were greeted by John, a wonderfully down-to-earth man of mature years who had decided retirement was not really his thing
It's not really his thing
, but he still wanted to know every tiny detail of how it was done and how all the equipment worked.