dud


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Synonyms for dud

Synonyms for dud

one that fails completely

Synonyms for dud

someone who is unsuccessful

an explosion that fails to occur

an event that fails badly or is totally ineffectual

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failing to detonate

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who was tricked into parting with her 2015 Nissan Patrol SE last September for a Dh230,000 cheque that also turned out to be dud.
Rena and Dud started traveling more frequently to different states in the early 1960s, stopping at every sporting goods dealer to sell their calls.
The 180-centimeter long, 60 cm-diameter dud, believed to be a 1-ton bomb dropped by the United States, was found Aug.
David Myerscough, trainer of Irish Heartbeat Kevin Ryan: "Wi Dud has had clear run to the race this time" "He seems well and were hopeful of a big run, but good ground would be as fast as he'd want it, so rain would definitely be a help.
The hurdles for the M918 are the dud rate of 3 to 8 percent and restrictive training in dry weather.
Taking a step back down in class at Sandown last time - he had no chance from a bad start in the Golden Jubilee on his penultimate outing - Wi Dud appeared destined for victory in the Champagne Sprint Stakes, only to be collared by the late run of Hoh Mike.
In Pete and Dud Come Again Simon Lowe (Dudley Moore) and Gareth Tunley (Peter Cook) track the duo's rise and fall from the 1960s satire of Beyond The Fringe to the outrageous Derek and Clive.
The Los Angeles Times and Paramount Pictures also face legal action after a dud of a marketing gimmick in May for ``Mission: Impossible III'' caused several members of the public to think bombs had been placed inside newspaper boxes.
A dud or two sneak in--"Blood" by Kleshnekoff is Tricky-style trip-hop with an expired sell-by date perhaps ending in B.
Wi Dud ran out the convincing winner of the Persimmon Homes Flying Childers Stakes at York to give local trainer Kevin Ryan a welcome Group-race success.
Her choking at first sight further makes her feel like a dud.
A suspected World War II bomb found in a Valleys town has turned out to be a dud hand grenade.
From our nightmares, we've concocted the Democratic dud we'll actually get:
It's not something I am proud of, it's not something I admit to many people, but it's true: In the guy-magnet department, I am a bit of a dud.