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I often hear about a TV season having both clunkers and keepers.

What does it mean?

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This question appears to be off-topic because it is about English language. –  user209 Feb 28 at 18:39
    
Then delete this Keen. I can't delete it. –  username901345 Mar 1 at 10:25
    
Clunkers are the bad episodes and keepers are the good ones. (In case this stays closed at least you get an answer.) –  Meat Trademark Mar 3 at 0:50

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A "clunker" is used to describe something that's broken, originally as in a car that is often broken-down.

A "keeper", on the other hand, refers to something worth keeping, or the opposite of a clunker.

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While one could infer your answer to the OP, can you edit to be more explicit in the context of TV shows –  DustinDavis Mar 3 at 19:29

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