nonstarter

nonstarter

n. 1. a person with a record of failing.
Syn. -- loser, failure, unsuccessful person.
[WordNet 1.5]

2. A horse that fails to run in a race for which it has been entered.
[WordNet 1.5]

3. A proposal that will not receive serious consideration by those with authority to decide.
[PJC]

nonstick

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non-stick

adj. 1. permitting easy removal of adherent food particles; -- of surfaces, especially of cooking utensils; as, a frying pan with a nonstick surface.
[WordNet 1.5]

 

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