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English definition of “hit-or-miss”

hit-or-miss

adjective  /ˈhɪt·ərˈmɪs/ (also hit-and-miss,  /ˈhɪt·ənˈmɪs/ )
as likely to be bad as to be good, esp. because of not being planned or organized well: The service you get in these big stores can be hit-or-miss, depending on the salesperson you talk to.
(Definition of hit-or-miss from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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