plural noun Informal.
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Examples from the Web for duds
But the jokes flow at such a torrential pace that duds are soon forgotten; the best are even Spamalot-worthy.
There were a number of high-profile men in her life who turned out to be duds.Rita Moreno, SAG Life Achievement Award Winner, Talks Brando, Elvis And West Side Story|Sandra McElwaine|January 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Both leads and other Dan Coopers have turned out to be duds.
Duds also pose problems for farmers, who leave their harvest for fear of going into the fields.
"He has to stay in a barrel till his duds dries out," said Bill.The Dual Alliance|Marjorie Benton Cooke
Glory packed up what duds we'd need, and Billiard's got the house all locked up.Tabitha's Vacation|Ruth Alberta Brown
The duds are a little mixed in style, but I reckon they're clean and whole, and a man might face a lady in 'em.Devil's Ford|Bret Harte
I'll go in and change my duds, and then I guess we're ready.Under the Law|Edwina Stanton Babcock
So he buys me duds from head to heel, and we goes to a Turkish bath place and I puts 'em on.Danny's Own Story|Don Marquis