Definitions

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  • noun The stagnant water that collects in a ditch

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Examples

  • New Hampshire, the so-called "First In The Nation" primary, is dull as ditchwater because of next-door neighbour Mitt Romney's domination there.

    Iowa GOP caucus 2012: Rick Santorum on the rise

  • That includes Oprah, Tyler Perry, Anant Singh and all the brown folk who own or influence studios -- not to mention those who can write a decent script that defies stereotypes and gets beyond dull as ditchwater 'stories' that the industry constantly spews.

    Luso Mnthali: What's Next for Gabby Now That the Oscars Have Come and Gone?

  • A most estimable young woman and as dull as ditchwater, but he thought the world of her.

    Movie Night

  • Then another strange thought hit me: David had said Gabe was “dull as ditchwater”—something we agreed about.

    Lifted

  • "It is quintessentially English to look at something dull as ditchwater and find it interesting," said Hamish Thompson, who runs a public-relations firm and was in the audience.

    Boredom Enthusiasts Discover the Pleasures of Understimulation

  • Then another strange thought hit me: David had said Gabe was “dull as ditchwater”—something we agreed about.

    Lifted

  • Then another strange thought hit me: David had said Gabe was “dull as ditchwater”—something we agreed about.

    Lifted

  • That includes Oprah, Tyler Perry, Anant Singh and all the brown folk who own or influence studios -- not to mention those who can write a decent script that defies stereotypes and gets beyond dull as ditchwater 'stories' that the industry constantly spews.

    What's Next for Gabby Now That the Oscars Have Come and Gone?

  • Then another strange thought hit me: David had said Gabe was “dull as ditchwater”—something we agreed about.

    Lifted

  • Those self indulgent dour as ditchwater lefties actually do believe that god is on their side.

    On Thursday, the Legg report will be published along with...

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