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An initialism of "(it) just doesn't look right," used to refer to any person or thing that seems especially odd, abnormal, out of place, etc. The interviewer denied the person's application, marking "JDLR" next to their name.
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n. a notation on a person’s written records indicating that the person “just doesn’t look right.” His record says JDLR, and that meant a lot of close scrutiny about his activities.
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