bad paper


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bad paper

n. bad checks; a bad check. She got six months for passing bad paper.
See also: bad, paper
References in classic literature ?
He had already quite a collection of prizes, worthless books on bad paper, but in gorgeous bindings decorated with the arms of the school: his position had freed him from bullying, and he was not unhappy.
Guest curated by Suzan Shown Harjo (Cheyenne and Hodulgee Muscogee), the story is woven through five sections: Introduction to Treaties ; Serious Diplomacy ; Bad Acts, Bad Paper ; Great Nations Keep Their Word ; and The Future of Treaties .
I got the Manchester Evening News instead, which is not a bad paper.
The Fed bought up the bad paper, tripled the money supply, and lent at near zero interest to the banks.
Printing new banknotes comes in light of a studied plan put in 2005 to replace the old and bad paper money and put new ones into circulation with more complicated security specifications to prevent them from counterfeit," The Central Bank said in a statement.
Fannie mad Freddie didn't mind acquiring bad paper because they could bundle mortgages, good mad bad, and sell them worldwide as mortgage-backed securities with AAA ratings generously supplied by the three federally approved bond-rating firms--Fitch, Standard & Poor's, and Moody's.
Borrowers defaulted on their loan repayments and banks were left holding bad paper and properties, whose deflated values would not cover outstanding loans.
So far, the banks have been ignoring their bad paper.
Although the freshmen in Christ College do not receive letter grades for their work during the first semester, none of them wanted to turn in a bad paper.
It was 38 pages on bad paper and there was lots of JFA in there, but we'd read it until we had it memorized.
5 million of loan value in non-accrual status, so the June 30 number represents a 121 percent increase in bad paper.
And how much of this bad paper was then sold as rock-solid investments?
But many are still weary when, or if, that bad paper will hit the market.
Two days before beginning his sentence, he gave his girlfriend nearly $8,000 in bad paper.
1 Poor presentation and spelling mistakes 2 Use of jargon 3 Career gaps of more than a few months 4 CV runs to two-plus pages Bad paper quality 6 Unspecific hobbies (reading, socialising)for career progression.