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  1. dead ducknoun

    something doomed to failure

    "he finally admitted that the legislation was a dead duck"; "the idea of another TV channel is now a dead duck"; "as theories go, that's a dead duck"

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  1. Donald Graham:

    The issue of climate change and the fire is a dead duck as far as I'm concerned, what is the most significant thing, is the changing structure of the forest.

  2. Taylor Ward:

    I tracked the ball into his glove, and it just hit the ground as it was going into his glove, so either way, I'm pretty much a dead duck, I feel like.

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  • tuhoon tuomittuFinnish
  • mortua anatisLatin
  • дохлый номер, покойник, трупRussian

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