talk till (one's) face is blue

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talk till (one's) face is blue

To speak (about something) repeatedly and at length, used especially when one is not being heeded or listened to. You can talk till your faces are blue, but nothing you say will convince Terry to change his mind. I talked till my face was blue, but everything I said just seemed to be going over everyone's heads.
See also: blue, face, talk, till
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