2 informal A promising person or thing that turns out to be unsuccessful: her leadership is already a busted flush
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- In short, Joe Klein was a busted flush.
- The fire strike showed what a busted flush they are.
- The gamble turned out to be a busted flush, he could not even catch his quota let alone anything extra.
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