bad news

noun, plural in form but singular in construction

Definition of bad news

: one that is troublesome, unwelcome, or dangerous stay away from him, he's bad news

First Known Use of bad news

1917, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of bad news was in 1917

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“Bad news.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bad%20news. Accessed 12 Aug. 2022.

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