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dudnoun [C]

 us   /dʌd/
something that is not successful or is of little value: The movie turned out to be a dud.
(Definition of dud from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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dudnoun [C]

uk   us   /dʌd/
something that is of no value or that does not work: So what makes a good investment and what makes a dud? Five years ago I bought a dishwasher that proved to be a dud from the start.

dudadjective [ before noun]

uk   us   /dʌd/
of no use or value: The bank accepted 62 cents on the dollar to get the dud loans off its books.
(Definition of dud from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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