other words for jerry-built
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A work of beauty which cannot stand an intimate examination is a poor and jerry-built thing.
Our three Marxists demonstrated in person that the new foundations of socialism had been frail and jerry-built.
Through the ill-fitting partitions of the jerry-built bungalow he could hear the intruder moving recklessly in the kitchen.
Why shouldn't creeds totter when they are jerry-built creeds?
The first building I came to was a tall, jerry-built structure which seemed to have been used as a sort of factory.
General Headquarters had been established in a house near by, a middle-class, flamboyant, jerry-built affair.
The semi-suburban towns stretched forth long, rawly-red arms of ugly, little, jerry-built streets and terraces.
Only automatons will live in a jerry-built cottage in a modern town and pay heavily for the privilege.
The cheap bowling alleys and jerry-built restaurants of the suburbs seemed under a spell of sleep.
Have they failed, let us pity their hunt through some newer and cheaper suburb for a jerry-built roof over rheumatic bones.