What does "make heads or tails of it" mean?
to understand something. For example:
Originally Posted by Unregistered
The way the document was worded was incredibly complicated - no one could make heads or tails out of it.
I can't make head or tail of it - I don't understand it at all.
Heads or Tails is a coin-tossing game.
A coin has 2 sides: heads or tails. Very clear and simple
So to say that you "can't make heads or tails out of this" is to say that something is not clear or understandable.
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