ripe for abuse

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Definition of ripe for abuse

: in such bad condition that it could easily be used wrongly a system that is ripe for abuse

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“Ripe for abuse.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ripe%20for%20abuse. Accessed 28 Sep. 2021.

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