laundry list


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laundry list

n. Informal
An item-by-item enumeration.

laundry list

n
US and Canadian a list of items perceived as being long: a laundry list of complaints.

laun′dry list`


n.
a lengthy, esp. random list of items: a laundry list of new products; a laundry list of requests.
[1955–60]
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Perhaps she was only endeavouring to excuse to her own mind a hatred for the laundry lists and the duty of overlooking the housekeeping bills, together with the petty economies and cares of a small establishment.
Preternaturally gifted (at 19 she became the youngest ever etoile in Paris Opera Ballet's history), Guillem retired from the stage a legend in 2015 after an international ballet career and collaborations with a laundry list of contemporary choreographers.
What you won't find is a laundry list of damaging ingredients such as VOCs, hazardous air pollutants, reproductive toxins, and chemical solvents.
1 Lets You Do More, More Easily Blackberry has shown it is still relevant with this laundry list of new features included in their latest update.
The group, according to postings in its Facebook page, outlined a laundry list of complaints, ranging from frustration with ongoing military tribunals to the pace at which military rulers are preparing for a civilian government.
If you decide to have and raise children, then you have a responsibility for their well- being, safety, and a whole laundry list of other duties.
with 90% of the energy used going toward heating the water, according to Project Laundry List, a nonprofit organization committed to educating people about cold water washing and line drying.
That's why a group called Project Laundry List is fighting for the right to hang clothes outside to dry.
With a laundry list of things to avoid in one's career, "So You're An Actor?
Project Laundry List, the New Hampshire-based organization behind the national effort to promote air-drying and cold-water washing to save energy, will hold a clothesline competition as part of fall foliage festivities in Concord.
Providence Times Three" is the story of David Brahms's laundry list of problems ranging from failing at romance, to being a suspect of a murder; furthermore, someone is trying to sabotage his work.
Glutton at the Feast: Lessons Gleaned by a Lifelong Learner" is a memoir of Robert Brake as he reflects on the massive laundry list of lessons that is life.