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big help


An unhelpful person or thing •usu sarcastic: Your going to the gym for two hours was a big help while I was preparing dinner

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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