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handyman's special

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handyman's special

noun phrase

Something, esp a house, in dire need of major repair; a wreck: ''Hudson River Castle for Sale: Handyman's Special with View'' (1970s+)


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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