US Navy term for Dead In (the) Water, denoting another vessel that is not underway. Spoken as initials (Dee-eye-dubwa). Adopted elsewhere to refer to something that's going nowhere, and possibly unable to ever do so again.
by Sailor Moon January 14, 2006
Doing It Wrong. When someone is doing something so wrong that they need to re-evaluate their entire context.
by James Smith Jackson February 24, 2009