HyperDic: fuckup

English > 2 senses of the word fuckup:
NOUNperson fuckup, bungler, blunderer, fumbler, bumbler, stumbler, sad sack, botcher, butchersomeone who makes mistakes because of incompetence
actfuckup, blunder, blooper, bloomer, bungle, pratfall, foul-up, flub, botch, boner, boo-booan embarrassing mistake
English > fuckup: 2 senses > noun 1, person
Meaningsomeone who makes mistakes because of incompetence.
Synonymsbungler, blunderer, fumbler, bumbler, stumbler, sad sack, botcher, butcher
Broaderincompetent, incompetent personsomeone who is not competent to take effective action
Spanishchapucero, chapuzas, desatinado, frangollón, fumbler, incapaz, incompetente, inepto, manazas, negado, patoso, tapagujeros, topo, torpe, tropezador
Catalanbarroer, destraler, potiner
English > fuckup: 2 senses > noun 2, act
MeaningAn embarrassing mistake.
Synonymsblunder, blooper, bloomer, bungle, pratfall, foul-up, flub, botch, boner, boo-boo
NarrowerbobbleThe momentary juggling of a batted or thrown baseball
bullA serious and ludicrous blunder
clangerA conspicuous mistake whose effects seem to reverberate
faux pas, gaffe, solecism, slip, gaucherieA socially awkward or tactless act
fluffA blunder (especially an actor's forgetting the lines)
fumble, muff(sports) dropping the ball
howlerA glaring blunder
snafuAn acronym often used by soldiers in World War II
spectacleA blunder that makes you look ridiculous
trip, trip-up, stumble, misstepAn unintentional but embarrassing blunder
Broadermistake, error, faultA wrong action attributable to bad judgment or ignorance or inattention
Spanishblooper, boner, buñuelo, cagada, caída, cantada, cante, chapucear, chapucería, chapuza, disparate, embrollo, equivocación, error, estropeo, flub, gazapatón, gazapo, metedura de pata, patinazo, patochada, pifia, plancha
Catalanboner, bunyol, espifiada, flub, nyap, pífia
Verbsfuck upmake a mess of, destroy or ruin

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