Kuramba nyama yechidembo, hunge uine yetsuro.

Word definitions

chidembo: skunk

Translation

Turning down skunk meat means you have rabbit meat.

Inspiration

Skunks are known for their ability to spray a liquid with a strong unpleasant smell. Skunk meat is considered edible but requires expert handling. This is because the meat can easily get spoiled and become totally inedible, due to the glands which produce the spray.

Application

By turning down an offer, one suggests they have better alternatives.