quick-and-dirty love



from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Cheaply made or done; of inferior quality: a quick-and-dirty construction project; a quick-and-dirty research report.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Done or constructed in a hasty, approximate, temporarily adequate manner, but not exact, fully formed, or reliable for a long period of time.
  • adj. Of or pertaining to the creation or repair of software or hardware in a manner which permits operation within a brief period of time, although with compromised functionality or reliability.
  • n. An inexpensive, inelegant eatery; a greasy spoon.
  • n. A quick, temporary fix, estimate, or the like.


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