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Foul Up

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Verb

1. ball up, blow, bobble, bodge, bollix, bollix up, bollocks, bollocks up, botch, botch up, bumble, bungle, flub, fluff, foul up, fuck up, fumble, louse up, mess up, mishandle, muck up, muff, screw up, spoil

make a mess of, destroy or ruin

Example Sentences:
'I botched the dinner and we had to eat out'
'the pianist screwed up the difficult passage in the second movement'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


Foul Up

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verb (adverb)
1. (transitive)
to bungle; mismanage
2. (transitive)
to make dirty; contaminate
3. 
to be or cause to be blocked, choked, or entangled
noun foul-up
4. 
a state of confusion or muddle caused by bungling
noun
informal
a mistake or mishandling; a bungle
A series of technical foul-ups delayed the launch of the new product.

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Foul Up

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Informal
to make a mess of; make disordered or confused; bungle
noun
Informal
a mix-up; botch; mess

Webster’s New World College Dictionary, 4th Edition. Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. All rights reserved.


Foul Up

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n.
1. A condition of confusion caused by mistakes or poor judgment.
2. A mechanical failure.

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