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tin-pot

[tin-pot] /ˈtɪnˈpɒt/
adjective
1.
inferior; paltry; shoddy.
Origin
1765-1775
1765-75; from the believed inferior quality of a tin pot
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  • Advantages: no more bullying and petty tin-pot tyrant behavior, no more secret deals and backstabbing.

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