Dud

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  • an event that fails badly or is totally ineffectual; "the first experiment was a real turkey"; "the meeting was a dud as far as new business was concerned"
  • an explosion that fails to occur
  • someone who is unsuccessful
  • failing to detonate; especially not charged with an active explosive; "he stepped on a dud mine"

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  • someone who is unsuccessful ,
  • an explosion that fails to occur ,
  • an event that fails badly or is totally ineffectual; "the first experiment was a real turkey"; "the meeting was a dud as far as new business was concerned"

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  • Dud: For the Dunedin airport with the IATA airport code DUD, see Dunedin International Airport. A dud is an ammunition round or explosive that fails to
  • Pete and Dud: Pete and Dud were characters played by the comedians and entertainers Peter Cook and Dudley Moore. The dialogue format originated in 1964, when Dudley
  • USS Captain Dud (ID-3507): USS Captain Dud (ID-3507), later USS YD-43, was a United States Navy floating derrick in service from 1918 to 1956. Captain Dud was built in 1914 as the
  • Dud Bascomb: Wilbur Odell "Dud" Bascomb (May 16, 1916, Birmingham, Alabama – December 25, 1972, New York City) was an American jazz trumpeter best known for his tenure
  • Dud (disambiguation): A dud is an ammunition round or explosive that fails to fire or detonate, respectively. Dud or Dudd may also refer to: As a nickname or name: Dudd (died
  • Bani Dud: Bani Dud is a village in western central Yemen. It is located in the San‘a’ Governorate. Towns and villages in the San‘a’ Governorate
  • List of Dud Perkins Award winners: The Dud Perkins Lifetime Achievement Award was established by the American Motorcyclist Association in January 1970. Among several AMA awards established
  • Dud Millard: Dudley Stewart Hamilton 'Dud' Millard (1901-1954) was an Australian premiership winning rugby league player from the 1920s. Dud Millard was born at Taree
  • Babë Dud Karbunara: Babë Dud Karbunara (1842–1917), born Jorgji Karbunara was an Albanian teacher and politician. He was one of the signatories of the Albanian Declaration
  • Dud Murra of Wadai: Muhammad Salih bin Yusuf, known as Dud Murra or Dudmurrah (the lion of Murra), was the last independent ruler, or kolak, of the Wadai Empire. He allied

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