Bad Break


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Bad Break

Informal; an investment that turns out badly despite proper due diligence and other precautions.
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Oh, George"--she reached for his hand--"we're two little orphans moving in worlds not realized, and we shall make some bad breaks.
However, he did mention of a couple of bad breaks, like the one on the par- 5 15th.
He went for the par-five 13th green in two and caught a bad break when his ball took a bounce and went off the back of the green.
NEWHALL -- A bad break didn't shatter Canyon's hopes of getting to the finals of the Hart girls' soccer tournament for the first time since 1996.
Talbot hit the comeback trail after suffering a bad break on his second spell debut against Bradford Park Avenue in October.
The teenager broke the both tibia and fibula in his right leg - five breaks in all - but was reassured by Cisse, who himself suffered a bad break last season, it wouldn't be too long before he was back in action.
Jester Maple, driven by Tony McDougal, made a bad break in the lane.
Its economical because you need financial resources to sustain yourself and your family; political because deficit spending leads decision makers to make different choices; and personal because of a bad break, caring for an aging parent or trading your food money to pay the rent, energy bill or prescription drugs.
It's a bad break and his racing career is definitely ovr but we will be able to save him alright.
It was apparently a bad break to mend but everything is fine and dad is doing really well.
He added: "I had a bad break in my finger and a dislocation.
The second rider, a 23-year-old Walsall man, had a bad break to his lower left arm.