dirty laundry

dirty laundry
 Questionable or scandalous past activities.
 ► “Mary Shapiro says she is leaning toward airing a bigger chunk of brokers’ dirty laundry on the Internet and plans to increase penalties on brokerage-firm supervisors who fail to rein in brokers with bad disciplinary histories.” (Wall Street Journal, March 25, 1996, p. C1)

American business jargon. 2014.

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