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What is Ghosting?
no use, it's
It's impossible; it can't succeed. For example,
It's no use; these pieces just don't fit
it's no use to man or beast
. It's worthless, it serves no purpose, as in
This car is so old it's no use to man or beast
. Also see
have no use for
The American Heritage® Idioms Dictionary
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