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bad news Syllabification: bad news

Entry from US English dictionary

Definition of bad news in English:

noun

informal
A person or thing that is regarded as unpleasant, unlucky, or undesirable: dry weather is always bad news for gardeners

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Pronunciation: ɪˈnɒkjʊəs
adjective
not harmful or offensive