piss-poor


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piss-poor

1. mod. of very poor quality. (Usually objectionable.) This is piss-poor coffee. Pay the bill and let’s go.
2. mod. without any money; broke. (Usually objectionable.) Tell those piss-poor jerks to go beg somewhere else.
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Yes, that's right, it would go to the Council and be circulated amongst its members in an ever-persistent effort to help encourage them to be more tolerant of different viewpoints, especially those apt to conflict with the Chamber of Commerce, which likely, either directly or indirectly, chooses council members, a rather piss-poor policy in itself
Love or hate "Survivor," it's a piss-poor venue to pit whites against Asians against Hispanics against African-Americans.
Wikipedia is the quintessential example, as Marshall Poe points out in The Atlantic Monthly; all those for-profit, corporate websites blink and flash with annoying banner ads and piss-poor content quality.
Imagine a perverse form of reincarnation that, fifteen years after his death, would reanimate the basic spirit of Thomas Hardy in Hohenwald, Tennessee, with instructions to wait fifty hard years and then make literature out of piss-poor material.
Cause you'll sell your piss-poor mag to all the uprising posers who change 10 times before going out to skate and shower regularly.
After all, how rich does he have to be before he'll consider it safe to risk the loss of the vapid lead in the next piss-poor romantic comedy?
These papers are piss-poor examples of what can happen to corporate journalism in this country.
Successful implementation ultimately depends on one's mastery of the so-called "Law of the Seven P's" - "Proper Previous Planning Prevents Piss-Poor Performance.
America, I worked my ass off for your piss-poor wine.
It's because the nevy is so influenced by these aviators that it's still so piss-poor on details.
They know that the buying of the Greek government bonds was a piss-poor investment decision, but not a criminal offence.
15 Longchamp 1pt win at 7-1 generally WHEN I was young and trawling off to the golf course or to the cricket nets, my dad would always remind me of the six Ps - proper preparation prevents piss-poor performance.
A few years ago they tweaked an episode of A Question Of Sport to make it look as though Coisty was laughing at Matt Dawson's piss-poor patter.