One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘I was a bit of a washout at school’
failure, disappointment, let-down, loser, non-achiever, ne'er-do-well
fiasco, setback, blow, misfortune, disaster, catastrophe, mess, debacle, damp squib
flop, dud, non-starter, no-hoper, lead balloon, fail
North American clinker
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