Definition of 'rotten borough'
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It's not a rotten borough any more.The Sun (2015) Times, Sunday Times (2008) The Sun (2008) The Times Literary Supplement (2010)
The assembly, too, is riddled with rotten boroughs.THE AGE OF CONSENT (2003)
Rotten boroughs thrived (and were brilliantly lampooned in Blackadder.Times, Sunday Times (2015) Times, Sunday Times (2008)
A former rotten borough, it is named after a 14th-century queen and grew up around a castle built by her king.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
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