quick-and-dirty


Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Encyclopedia.

quick-and-dirty

mod. rapidly and carelessly done. I’m selling this car, so all I want is a quick-and-dirty repair job.
References in periodicals archive ?
In a quick-and-dirty search of the news from December 1999 to the present, I found accounts of maxed-out food banks and shelters from California to Massachusetts, Wisconsin to Georgia.
Comprehensive yet accessible and supplemented by free online spreadsheet models that provide quick-and-dirty "reality checks" for many types of transactions, Venture Capital and the Finance of Innovation arms you with the financial models and tools you need to become a successful venture capitalist.
Consider this a quick-and-dirty guide to the sites I've been visiting quite a bit these days; if you're looking for a grand unifying theory behind them, good luck
This quick-and-dirty decline has taken the stock beneath its 10-month and 20-month moving averages for the first time since 2003.
If anything, Marber could actually stand to shed a few of his quick-and-dirty yuks.
Over-focus on 3GLs, standards, reusability, formalism, and quick-and-dirty implementations of e-Business functionality have led to decreased programmer productivity, spaghetti architectures, and buggy and hard-to-upgrade code in many cases," says Wayne T.