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dog's breakfast

noun, Chiefly Canadian Slang.
1.
a disorderly mixture; hodgepodge.
Origin
1935-1940
1935-40
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dog's breakfast

noun phrase

A wretched mixture; an unpalatable combination; mess: that dog's breakfast of fact and fancy docudrama/ The plot is a dog's breakfast of half-baked ideas (first form 1934+, second 1960s+)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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