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bum steer

noun [C usually sing] /ˈbʌm ˈstɪər/
slang bad advice: Someone gave us a bum steer to a hotel that was awful.
Translations of “bum steer”
in Chinese (Traditional) 餿主意,壞主意…
in Chinese (Simplified) 馊主意,坏主意…
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