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in the dumper

slang In a state of total waste, failure, or ruination. My father's company is now going to be in the dumper because of the way the incompetent new CEO is running things. My dad once threw our entire life savings in the dumper betting on horses one weekend. The director's reputation is going to be in the dumper once these allegations come to light.
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into the dumper

slang Into a state of total waste, failure, or ruination. My father's company is spiraling into the dumper because of the way the incompetent new CEO is running things. My dad once threw our entire life savings into the dumper betting on horses one weekend. The director's reputation will head straight into the dumper once these allegations come to light.
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into the dumper

into a bad or worse state or condition. North American informal
1991 Tucson Weekly J. Fife III peaked well before his run for governor…and has been sliding into the dumper ever since.
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Dumper is one of the partylist groups endorsed by Hugpong ng Pagbabago founding chair Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte.
We hope to have the loan of a JCB for a day to load it into dumper trucks which will be able to get to the site.
Our findings are supported by the work carried out by (Paterson, 2001) who further reported that the operator should be capable, to change the shovel position towards next excavation point during the absence of dumper which would result in no waiting for the dumper and would increase the shovel capacity and productivity per shift.
The policemen have specific spots where they collect money from the dumper drivers.
The new steel structure, including an upgraded clamping system, will replace a Heyl & Patterson dumper that was originally installed at the site in 1980.
On Thursday, May 10, two 35-tonne Volvo dumper trucks were stolen from an open cast site in Crossgates, Fife.
Metso will supply railcar dumper technology to Westshore Terminals, which operates a coal storage and loading terminal located at Roberts Bank, Delta, British Columbia, Canada.
Desperate efforts to free JCB and dumper truck at Rhos-on-Sea yesterday TROUBLEDWATERS: No1 Stuck in sand with tide coming in THESE dramatic pictures show two vehicles stuck in sand - with the tide coming in.
KARACHI, July 13 -- An angry mob torched a dumper after a motorcyclist was injured at the Manghopir Road.
Bulk solids handling specialists, Flexicon (Europe), have announced an all-new Open Chute Box Dumper that offers a safe, low cost method of discharging bulk solid materials from boxes, totes and other containers when dust containment is not a requirement.
A PENSIONER couple watched in horror as a dumper truck crushed the bonnet of their car as they sat inside.
Also new from Terex is the PS3500H site dumper, one of three hydrostatically driven dumper models offered by the company that were first introduced for the European market.
Police today renewed appeals to catch the mindless louts who trashed a school fence and playing fields with a stolen dumper truck.
The order comprises two lines of railcar dumpers consisting of an indexer and a rotary dumper that rotates four railcars at a time.
A workman has been crushed to death by a 15-tonne mini dumper truck while doing landscaping work.