Bad Break


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Bad Break

Informal; an investment that turns out badly despite proper due diligence and other precautions.
References in classic literature ?
Oh, George"--she reached for his hand--"we're two little orphans moving in worlds not realized, and we shall make some bad breaks.
Allan Power, son of the Midlothian-based Scottish trainer, said yesterday: "It was a very bad break, lifethreatening, and we're grateful for the treatment he has received to help save him.
1 Jordan Spieth, with whom Lahiri has struck a good friendship, the Indian had four birdies and one bogey, a result of a bad break on the par- five ninth hole.
BACK at 21, after a bad break up with my first boyfriend (who in hindsight wasn't that great for me), I came across Are You The One For Me?
Head coach Matt Soderstrom said: "It was a bad break when it happened and it's very unfortunate for Benn and ourselves that he required a second operation yesterday.
It's a bad break so we'll need to see if emergency surgery is needed.
The writer and comedian has slimmed down with a diet and tough fitness regime despite the fact he is still recovering from a bad break to his arm.
2 : something produced by breaking <a bad break in the leg>
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.
This match was my reward for a lot of hard work I've put in to recover from what was a bad break.
It's a bad break, too, so he's going to be out of action for a long time.
There were good breaks both ways and bad breaks both ways, and it was just a bad break that went against us,'' said Oaks Christian coach Jan Hethcock, who also got a goal from Sam Fiala.