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What does not cut out for teaching mean in idiom?

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2013-02-03 00:26:06

When someone "isn't cut out for _____," then they do not have

any talent for that thing whatsoever. The image is of a job as a

hole, and a person being cut out to fit that hole; if you don't

fit, you aren't very good at it.

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