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The act of failing miserably at a chosen job/task/profession but still being paid handsomely. Ie. Sir Fred Goodwin from RBS
Yeah Matt the fisherman pulled a Goodwin, he didn't catch anything all week but was still paid £500 for doing sod all
by Skippy2107 March 01, 2009
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Someone who used to be a potential girlfriend/boyfriend, but no longer is.
Tim: Zack, is that your exgirlfriend?
Zack: No, she's an expotential. We never actually dated...
by brownsuite September 24, 2011
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