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laundry list

noun

Simple Definition of laundry list

  • : a long list of related things

Full Definition of laundry list

  1. :  a usually long list of items <the laundry list of new consumer-protection bills — N. C. Miller>

Examples of laundry list

  1. She described a laundry list of goals for the city's schools.

  2. He recited a laundry list of problems.



1958

First Known Use of laundry list

1958


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