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hit-and-miss

adjective uk   us   /ˌhɪt.ənˈmɪs/ (also hit-or-miss)
If something is hit-and-miss you cannot depend on it to be of good quality, on time, accurate, etc.: The trains are often late, so getting to work on time is a fairly hit-and-miss affair.
Traducciones de “hit-and-miss”
en chino (tradicionál) 沒準的,碰運氣的…
en ruso непредсказуемый…
en turco gelişigüzel, rastgele, tesadüfî…
en chino (simplificado) 没准的,碰运气的…
en polaco przypadkowy…
(Definition of hit-and-miss from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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