booby prize

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A prize or status, often unwelcome, awarded as a joke or disincentive to the loser of a contest or for poor performance.
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At the end of the conference, they awarded him with a rubber chicken as a booby prize for complaining the loudest.

Submitted on September 01, 2009

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