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Antonyms for lame ducklame duck

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  1. lame ducknoun

    an elected official still in office but not slated to continue

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  1. vengeful eagle

    “you’ll find out”

    Submitted by anonymous on December 22, 2019  

How to use lame duck in a sentence?

  1. Tatiana Stanovaya:

    The successor issue disappears. The issue of Putin as a lame duck disappears.

  2. Tony Evers:

    It is now abundantly clear that the lame-duck session was nothing more than an illegal power grab intended to override the will of the people.

  3. The Atlantic Molly Ball:

    It's a real wild card in the House whether (Speaker John) Boehner is going to be empowered by this larger majority or whether they're going to be a bigger thorn in his side in the way we've seen in the past, so as we look to whether the relative harmony and lack of drama of this lame-duck period can continue in the new Congress, I think that's going to be a major factor.

  4. Tyson Barker:

    Bush was supposed to be an aberration and Obama a restoration, this idea of a reset seems a much tougher sell, especially since Trump's used Donald Trump lame-duck period to burn the house on the way out.

  5. Cristina Martin Firvida:

    I don’t know why this had to be done on Day One, it makes it much less likely that we ’ll deal with the disability problem until the lame duck session - and that wo n’t provide a good result for American taxpayers.

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