feast-or-famine

[feest-er-fam-in]
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adjective

characterized by alternating, extremely high and low degrees of prosperity, success, volume of business, etc.: artists who lead a feast-or-famine life.

Nearby words

  1. feast of orthodoxy,
  2. feast of st. peter's chains,
  3. feast of tabernacles,
  4. feast one's eyes on,
  5. feast or famine,
  6. feat,
  7. feather,
  8. feather banding,
  9. feather bed,
  10. feather duster

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