not know shit from shinola
not know shit from shinola definition
to know what's what; to be knowledgeable in the ways of the world. (See also No shinola! Usually objectionable.) : That jerk doesn't know shit from shinola! Don't even ask him about it!
Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions by Richard A. Spears.Fourth Edition.
Copyright 2007. Published by McGraw-Hill Education.
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