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    slag ????

    "But the realisation of this idea slagged and with it, so did judiciary reforms."

    I couldn't find the definition for "to slag" as if it doesn't exist. The only thing I found was British informal slag somebody off=to critisize?
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    Re: slag ????

    Quote Originally Posted by ostap77 View Post
    "But the realisation of this idea slagged and with it, so did judiciary reforms."

    I couldn't find the definition for "to slag" as if it doesn't exist. The only thing I found was British informal slag somebody off=to criticise?
    Where does this come from?

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    Re: slag ????

    Quote Originally Posted by bhaisahab View Post
    Where does this come from?
    It's an article "Ukraine's Entry To Cvivlized World Falls Short." I'll give you more context. Befor the above given sentence was the following "The first conception of the court system and legal reform was adopted in 1992."

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    Re: slag ????

    Quote Originally Posted by ostap77 View Post
    It's an article "Ukraine's Entry To Cvivlized World Falls Short." I'll give you more context. Befor the above given sentence was the following "The first conception of the court system and legal reform was adopted in 1992."
    Sorry "slagged" doesn't make any sense to me in that context.

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    Re: slag ????

    Does "slag Sb off" mean to criticise or to gossip Sb?

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    Re: slag ????

    It could be a misprint and maybe it should read flagged.

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