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A.Word.A.Daywith Anu Garg
noun: A minor league of a professional sport, especially baseball.
adjective: Second-rate, unpolished, or amateurish.
From allusion to the bushes, referring to uncultivated land, countryside, the sticks, or small towns. Earliest documented use: 1906.
“Personally, I thought the assignment was bush league from the get-go, and a waste of my time and talents.”
Philip Carter; Altar of Bones; Gallery Books; 2011.
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