Definition of 'damp squib'
Example sentences containing 'damp squib'
Will your bash be a damp squib or the party of the year?Times, Sunday Times (2012)
The pyrotechnics did not end in a damp squib.The Times Literary Supplement (2014) Times, Sunday Times (2014) Times, Sunday Times (2008) Times, Sunday Times (2016) Times, Sunday Times (2013)
His show was a damp squib.The Sun (2012)
The opening in 1959 was a damp squib.Times, Sunday Times (2009) Times, Sunday Times (2009) The Sun (2015)
It was a damp squib, and its inevitable failure came about because its priority was not excellence, but money.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
Definition of damp squib from the Collins English Dictionary
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