It isn't working

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Definition

It isn't working (properly): It doesn't function, operate, run (as it should)
idiom
Does your old stereo still work?

Examples

  • "I think there's a problem with my bed. It doesn't work."
  • "If everything is working correctly, this e-mail should arrive in your Inbox and not the Junk mail folder."
  • "Here's the story about that: a couple of months ago, one of our laser printers wasn't working properly, so."
  • "I'll swing by later to see if everything is working properly, and to begin our training session."
  • "Right now, I'm typing on this thing, which is important, and it isn't working!"

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