Definitions for bad news

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

bad′ news′*(n.)

  1. an annoying, disturbing, unwelcome person or thing; nuisance; troublemaker.

    Category: Common Vocabulary, Informal

* Informal..

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  1. bad news(Noun)

    News of unpleasant, unfortunate or sad events.

  2. bad news(Noun)

    An irritating, troublesome or harmful person, situation or thing.


  1. Bad News

    Bad News were a spoof rock band, created for the Channel 4 television series The Comic Strip Presents.... Its members were Vim Fuego, vocals and lead guitar; Den Dennis, rhythm guitar; Colin Grigson, bass; and Spider Webb, drums.


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