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- n. Items that were expected to be in good (if not brand new) condition, but were discovered eventually that they weren't.
- n. A person who has an unresolved conflict of emotions after a traumatic event.
- n. A person who is no longer deemed to be fit for purpose; especially an unmarried woman who is no longer a virgin.
Sorry, no etymologies found.
When the other shop owners brought in their damaged goods for inspection, the magistrate discovered that one had rare books that had been stolen from the Hanlin Academy thirty years before.