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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Put together with insufficient care or planning or with substandard materials.

Usage examples (8)
  • And in the courtyard there's a jerrybuilt airplane.
  • I'm not aware that much of the jerrybuilt crapitecture she engenders with her rezonings is sustainable or top level.
  • None of that is true and none of this are reasons to set up jerrybuilt courts that Obama rejected as he ran for President.
  • For months, displaced villagers lived on floating islands jerrybuilt from deadwood and leaves, afraid to sleep on shore lest they fall prey to new attacks. for more
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