nuisance value


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Noun1.nuisance value - the quality of an embarrassing situationnuisance value - the quality of an embarrassing situation; "he sensed the awkwardness of his proposal"
disadvantage - the quality of having an inferior or less favorable position
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After the first (very reliable) milkman retired, several treated us as nuisance value, complaining ours was the only address they had to deliver to and telling us we had shops nearby selling milk.
"Most offences are of nuisance value but collectively they are quite considerable.
He said: "There is only nuisance value to these foolish games by those who don't accept British sovereignty over the waters around Gibraltar."
"There is only nuisance value to these foolish games being played by those who don't accept unimpeachable British sovereignty over the waters around Gibraltar," a spokesman for Gibraltarsaid.
"There is only nuisance value to these foolish games being played by those who don't accept unimpeachable British sovereignty over the waters around Gibraltar as recognised by the whole world under the UN Convention on the Law of the Sea."
STEVIE MAY 4 Nuisance value up front but couldn't always make it stick.
Dismal performance of TLP also showed that nuisance value notwithstanding, the new entity stands no chance of gaining adequate political grounds to make an entry into corridors of Parliament.
Such kind of false information is more than just a nuisance value, it can create fissures in the societal edifice, perpetuate regressive social thinking and even promote radicalisation and extremist ideologies.
An outlaw sometimes has his own nuisance value. And it is not out of place for the authorities to extract such value in the interest of the society.
The CS's actions reportedly enjoy support from the highest office and the public and, save for it's nuisance value, the petition is unlikely to see the light of day.
In 2016 Bihar ordered wild boar and nilgai to be culled because of their nuisance value. Woe betide anyone who might shoot a nilgai especially if it becomes a caste thing.
This may be a little farfetched, but is so far working to add to his mystique and nuisance value.