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stinker

1. n. an unpleasant or wicked person. Jerry is a real stinker. Look what he did!
2. n. a serious problem. This whole business is a real stinker.
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Lancaster said Stinkers and Razzies are not so much about taking pot shots at run-of-the-mill bad movies as they are about deflating those that fail to meet great expectations.
What might the givers of the Raspberries and Stinkers do to draw more attention to their awards?
They are frontrunners in the Golden Raspberry and Bad Cinema Stinkers line-ups.
Carey is up for worst actress and song, Loverboy, from her romantic flop Glitter in the Stinkers.
But not many of Smart's horses have been running stinkers this winter.
The problem with him is that you don't know when his day is-I could bring him back next week for a similar race and he'd run a stinker.
Among them were two original works that Leonard himself calls stinkers - a Charles Bronson revenge picture, ``Mr.
Johnston said: "He'd run some stinkers on soft ground last year and we were very wary about the ground today and the trip, but there's nothing else to run him in.
Digital Coast ``isn't bad, compared to some of the others, which were real stinkers,'' said Ed Pope, president of the biomed firm Matech in Westlake Village.
And now for the award nominations nobody wants: The organization behind the Stinkers Bad Movie Awards has announced the short-list for its 20th annual contest, and the worst-picture contenders are ``Batman & Robin,'' ``The Fifth Element,'' ``Lost Highway,'' ``The Postman'' and ``Starship Troopers.
Before a single football was snapped, I declared that although Seattle was everybody's ``sexy pick'' for 1997, I still saw the Seahawks ``as 7-9 stinkers.
I like a good movie as much as the next guy, but if you add up all the movies you've seen this year, the stinkers outnumber the good ones three or four to one, easy.
There are many good people out there, but always one or two stinkers who spoil everything.
Corine's nose, when she raced in the girl-skunk category, led her right down the Cobleskill Sunshine Fair's L'il Stinkers Drag Racing race track.
The Spice Girls' 1997 stinker was the top flop for one in five film fans quizzed by MSN Movies.