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Augean stable

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a place of great vice and corruption
  • as a gubernatorial candidate he claimed that the state capitol was an Augean stable that desperately needed to be cleaned out

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“Augean stable.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/Augean%20stable. Accessed 11 December 2019.

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