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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A condition in which something does not work properly

Usage examples (31)
  • Edwards was back in his meteorological office, wearing his field jacket, flak jacket, and "fritz" style helmet.
  • Poor Rush, the free-baser must be on the fritz again.
  • Last month, the climate-control system went on the fritz.
  • And what it's supposed to do is fritz out electric systems. for more
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