nonstarter

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n nonstarter a horse that fails to run in a race for which it has been entered
    • n nonstarter a person with a record of failing; someone who loses consistently
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Usage


In news:

MMPI's Mark Falanga: Tower City site for med mart is " nonstarter .".
Would privacy legislation proposed by corporate America work better than the current nonstarters.
President's budget is a 'nonstarter.
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