wouldn't touch so/sth with a ten-foot pole
wouldn't touch (so/sth) with a ten-foot pole definition
would not get involved with someone or something. : Forget it. I wouldn't touch it with a ten-foot pole.
Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions by Richard A. Spears.Fourth Edition.
Copyright 2007. Published by McGraw-Hill Education.
Cite This Source
More from Dictionary.com Translator
Dictionary.com Word FAQs
Dictionary.com presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.