ugly customer


ugly customer
a hostile or dangerous person.
[1805-15]

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ugly customer noun
A dangerous antagonist
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Main Entry:ugly

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • ugly customer — a hostile or dangerous person. [1805 15] * * * …   Universalium

  • ugly customer — quarrelsome person, ill natured person, person with a nasty personality …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Ugly — Ug ly, a. [Compar. {Uglier}; superl. {Ugliest}.] [Icel. uggligr fearful, dreadful; uggr fear (akin to ugga to fear) + ligr (akin to E. ly, like). ??. Cf. {Awe}.] 1. Offensive to the sight; contrary to beauty; being of disagreeable or loathsome… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Customer — Cus tom*er (k[u^]s t[u^]m*[ e]r), n. [A doublet of customary, a.: cf. LL. custumarius toll gatherer. See {Custom}.] [1913 Webster] 1. One who collect customs; a toll gatherer. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] The customers of the small or petty custom and… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • customer — n. 1) to attract customers 2) an irate; prospective; satisfied; steady customer 3) a cash customer 4) (misc.) an ugly customer ( a violent person ) * * * [ kʌstəmə] prospective satisfied steady customer a cash customer an irate to attract… …   Combinatory dictionary

  • ugly — adj. (uglier, ugliest) 1 unpleasing or repulsive to see or hear (an ugly scar; spoke with an ugly snarl). 2 unpleasantly suggestive; discreditable (ugly rumours are about). 3 threatening, dangerous (the sky has an ugly look). 4 morally repulsive; …   Useful english dictionary

  • customer — noun a) a patron; one who purchases or receives a product or service from a business or merchant, or plans to Every person who passes by is a potential customer. b) A person of a particular kind, as in cool customer, tough customer, ugly customer …   Wiktionary

  • customer —  1. Person.  2. cool customer Person displaying effrontery or self possession.  3. ugly customer Difficult person to handle …   A concise dictionary of English slang

  • plug ugly — Synonyms and related words: battler, belligerent, belted knight, bickerer, blade, bravo, brawler, bruiser, bully, bullyboy, combatant, competitor, contender, contestant, disputant, duelist, enforcer, fencer, feuder, fighter, fighting cock,… …   Moby Thesaurus


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