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Doesn’t hold water


Not believable, like a leaky pail that loses all it’s contents, it is not useful.  (Compare to Doesn’t amount to a hill of beans or Doesn’t know squat.)

“I have listened to your story about how my car got wrecked and your story doesn’t hold water.”

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