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  1. dog's breakfast, dog's dinnernoun

    a poor job; a mess

    "they made a real dog's breakfast of that job"


  1. dog's breakfast

    A dog's breakfast is a British idiom referring to a situation, task, or thing that is messy, chaotic, disorganized, or unpleasant. In short, it refers to a complete mess. It has nothing to do with actual food or dogs but is derived from the unappetizing sight of a dog's meal.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of dog's breakfast in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of dog's breakfast in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2


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