Pull a Larry

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Verb[edit]

to pull a Larry (idiom)

  1. To write a solution to a problem, have it work, but not know why it works. Nearly always, this results in a successful submission.
    I didn't know what to do, so I pulled a Larry. It passed all examples, so I submitted it. Passed systests!
  2. Exactly the same as above, but failing because of stupid mistakes.
    I don't know how it works, I guess I pulled a Larry.. but it failed because I forgot to return the results!

Synonyms[edit]

  • (write a solution): guess

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  • Proof? What's a proof?