Valueless: His word isn’t worth a plugged nickel
[1940s+; a plugged coin was counterfeit or had an insertion of inferior metal]
- No two ways about it
adverb phrase Clearly; definitely; sure as shit: No two ways about it, this guy is nuts (1818+) No room for difference of opinion, no alternative, as in We have to agree on the nomination, and no two ways about it. [ Early 1800s ]
- Not wrapped tight
adjective phrase Crazy; eccentric; not all there, not buttoned up too tightly: Your father was not wrapped real tight. His loaf was missing several slices/ Some MEs, who weren’t wrapped too tightly to begin with [1968+; fr the image of something wrapped neatly without loose ends, spillage, etc]
[nwah-di-boo] /ˌnwɑ dɪˈbu/ noun 1. a seaport in SW Mauritania.
[nwahk-shot] /nwɑkˈʃɒt/ noun 1. a city in and the capital of Mauritania, on the W coast. [mawr-i-tey-nee-uh] /ˌmɔr ɪˈteɪ ni ə/ noun 1. Official name Islamic Republic of Mauritania. a republic in W Africa, largely in the Sahara Desert: formerly a French colony; a member of the French Community 1958–66; independent 1960. 418,120 sq. mi. […]