what does … know?

what does … know?
what does… know? idiom
used to say that sb knows nothing about the subject you are talking about

What does he know about football, anyway?

Main entry:knowidiom

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • know — [[t]no͟ʊ[/t]] ♦ knows, knowing, knew, known 1) VERB: no cont If you know a fact, a piece of information, or an answer, you have it correctly in your mind. [V n] I don t know the name of the place... [V …   English dictionary

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  • what — [hwut, hwät, wut, wät] pron. [ME hwat < OE hwæt, neut. of hwa, who < IE interrogative base * kwo , * kwe > WHERE, WHO, L qui, who what, Lith kàs, what, who] I as an interrogative: which thing, event, circumstance, etc.?: used to ask for… …   English World dictionary

  • know who's who — To know the position and influence of everyone • • • Main Entry: ↑who * * * know who’s who phrase if you know who’s who in an organization, you know what position or job each person has I only started work here last week, so I’m still learning… …   Useful english dictionary

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