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jerry–built

adjective

Simple Definition of jerry–built

  • : built cheaply and quickly : not well-built

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of jerry–built

  1. 1 :  built cheaply and unsubstantially

  2. 2 :  carelessly or hastily put together

Origin and Etymology of jerry–built

origin unknown


First Known Use: 1869


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  1. Spanish Central: Translation of jerry–built


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