nuisance value

noun

: value, importance, or usefulness arising from a capacity to annoy, frustrate, harass, or injure
atolls and islands having a high nuisance valueW. V. Pratt
the business of the minor parties is to develop so great a nuisance value that one of the major parties will take over their programsH. S. Commager
alert to opportunities to institute representative suits solely for their nuisance valueG. B. Hurff

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“Nuisance value.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nuisance%20value. Accessed 23 Jun. 2024.

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