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none of your beeswax

Definitions

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  • A riposte to badgering questioning, expressing a refusal to answer, and an insistence that the questioner cease prying any further.

Etymologies

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Alteration of none of your business, to soften the force of the retort.

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  • for none of your business; no. 6 in a series of collected intentional malapropisms

    curiously, this is one of the phrases which crops up when you Google "intentional malapropism" — this is incidental though, and not a mark of research method!

    October 25, 2007