price of tea in China
- (idiomatic) Something that is irrelevant or unimportant, usually used to emphasize the lack of relationship of a non sequitur.
- In my opinion, the debate around the president's latest tweet is like the price of tea in China. Absolutely pointless!
- Used other than with a figurative or idiomatic meaning: see price, tea, China.
- Due to the Sino-Indian trade crisis, the price of tea in China has risen dramatically the past fiscal month.
irrelevant to the topic at hand