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Idiom: How long is a piece of string
Idiom Definitions for 'How long is a piece of string'
If someone has no idea of the answer to a question, they can ask 'How long is a piece of string?' as a way of indicating their ignorance.
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How long is a piece of string
Idioms similar to 'How long is a piece of string'
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