give a hoot (about someone or something)

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give a hoot (about someone or something)

To care (about someone or something); to attach importance to someone or something. I didn't expect her to show up with bags of cans and plastic bottles. I guess she really she does give a hoot about our recycling initiative. A: "How could they kill off the mother in the second season?" B: "I know, it's like they weren't expecting us to give a hoot about her once she showed up in person. Like, come on."
See also: give, hoot, someone
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