dud


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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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The Bahraini, 48, allegedly issued dud cheques worth BD3,500 to a hotel in Manama and refused to pay up after the hotel was closed down by the Information Ministry.
CLOSE CALL: Enticing (right) edges out Wi Dud (centre) at Goodwood
Dudley, half of the legendary Pete and Dud comic duo with the late Peter Cook, has the degenerative brain disease progressive supranuclear palsy.
DUBAI - The Dubai Police's amicable debt settlement system has succeeded in bringing down the number of dud cheque cases and provided relief to both the loaners and loanees.
Meanwhile, another man was yesterday jailed for issuing dud cheques in a separate case.
Wi Dud, who was being scrubbed along early on, came through to appear to have the race in the bag for a second year for Kevin Ryan, but Conquest, who was briefly short of room, responded to a strong finishing drive from Fortune to get up by three-quarters of a length.
And they will be four times as likely to buy duds than others who are more organised.
A female zebra finch with an attractive mate laces her eggs with more testosterone than a finch stuck with a dud.
WATCH out - don't get palmed off with any dud banknotes while you're out and about over Easter.
A BAHRAINI accused of issuing dud cheques worth BD17,000 was yesterday jailed for three years.
Wi Dud returns to the scene of his debut triumph, having gone down by the narrowest of margins to Nunthorpe hope Enticing in the Molecomb Stakes at Goodwood subsequently.
But with emotions and intensity running high, the first half turned out to be a dud, as both teams struggled to score.
Summary: SHARJAH - The Sharjah Police have arrested a gang of seven persons, including Asians and Arabs, allegedly for duping car owners by buying their vehicles after giving them dud cheques and smuggling the vehicles abroady.
A MOTORIST who issued dud cheques worth BD2,650 was yesterday freed from police custody because his victim dropped the charges.
WI DUD, narrowly beaten in last week's Molecomb Stakes, is set to bid for compensation in the Scottish Equitable Gimcrack Stakes at York a fortnight tomorrow, writes Robert Pratt.