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bad patch

noun

a period of poor luck

Examples

Their marriage has hit a bad patch.

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bad patch

noun phrase

A period of difficulty, suffering, etc: You went through a real bad patch, a shaky time (1920s+ British)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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