Pitiful excuse for

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Definition

(he is a) pitiful excuse for (a teacher): (he is a) terrible, awful, dreadful (teacher)
idiom

pitiful: worthy of pity, inspiring pity; pathetic, inadequate
adjective

Examples

  • "Namely, should the company stay in the hands of this pitiful excuse for a human being, Bruno Delavigne-"

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