Turkey

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Turkey

A losing investment.

Turkey

Informal; a bad investment.

turkey

An investment that has performed poorly.
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Kevin Leman and sexuality educator Kathy Flores Bell present A Chicken's Guide To Talking Turkey With Your Kids About Sex, a straightforward guide for parents and educators about teaching young people about the first period, first nocturnal emission, dating relationships, STDs, molestation, and much more.
Dan's on the farm, talking turkey with his Aunt Nesta and finding out that he and his mates Jo and Brian aren't exactly cut out for country life.
GREAT BRITISH BAKE OFF judge Mary Berry, pictured, has been grappling with monstrous joints of meat, Sarah Beeny has been trying to stop sweet-gobbling children from puking all over her home and Jimmy Doherty has been talking turkey.
Note the pert young nurse, second left, talking turkey while adjusting the doctor's stethoscope to the obvious festive cheer of both parties.