Bum raps - definition of bum raps by The Free Dictionary
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1. a trumped-up or false charge
2. an unjust punishment
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No doubt banking, finance and stock brokers often get bum raps
that hurt their reputations.
WE'VE heard about bum raps
, but would the real Slim Shady please cover himself up.