ditchwater

ditchwater

[dich-waw-ter, -wot-er]
noun
1.
water, especially stagnant and dirty water, that has collected in a ditch.
Idioms
2.
dull as ditchwater. dishwater ( def 2 ).

Origin:
1275–1325; Middle English. See ditch, water

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ditchwater (ˈdɪtʃˌwɔːtə)
 
n
1.  stagnant water
2.  as dull as ditchwater, ditchwater extremely uninspiring

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