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2017 Word of the Year

bad place, the

noun
1.
Midland and Southern U.S. hell.
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  • But I've known every bad place in it, and I've religiously put in your "Come, come, child!"

    The Spenders Harry Leon Wilson
  • "But town is a bad place for boys, I'm told," urged the neighbor.

    The Widow O'Callaghan's Boys Gulielma Zollinger
  • "This'll no' be a bad place for us to eat our dinner, lads," he said.

    The Fiery Totem Argyll Saxby
  • "Hochmaringen is near Baden, and not a bad place for the summer," said Culduff.

    The Bramleighs Of Bishop's Folly Charles James Lever
  • To be sure we have; throth if we hadn't, this id be a bad place to go a beggin'.

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