the likes of somebody
the likes of (someone or something)
Anything comparable to someone or something. Typically used in a negative construction to indicate that something is unique or rare. Meteorologists think that blizzard was the storm of the century, so we shouldn't be seeing the likes of it again anytime soon. That acrobat show was incredible. I've never seen the likes of it.
Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2015 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.
the likes of somebody(informal) people like somebody: She didn’t want to associate with the likes of me.
Farlex Partner Idioms Dictionary © Farlex 2017