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meritorious

view main entry for meritoriousadjective very formal  /ˌmerɪˈtɔːriəs/
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mom jeans

a style of loose-fitting jeans with a high waist, often considered unfashionable

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endies

Employed but with No Disposable Income or Savings: people who are in work but only earn just enough to live on

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