HyperDic: blunder

English > 4 senses of the word blunder:
NOUNactblunder, blooper, bloomer, bungle, pratfall, foul-up, fuckup, flub, botch, boner, boo-booan embarrassing mistake
VERBsocialblunder, drop the ball, sin, boob, goofcommit a faux pas or a fault or make a serious mistake
motionblunder, fumblemake one's way clumsily or blindly
communicationblunder, blurt out, blurt, blunder out, ejaculateutter impulsively
blunder > pronunciation
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English > blunder: 4 senses > noun 1, act
MeaningAn embarrassing mistake.
Synonymsblooper, bloomer, bungle, pratfall, foul-up, fuckup, 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
Verbsblundercommit a faux pas or a fault or make a serious mistake
English > blunder: 4 senses > verb 1, social
MeaningCommit a faux pas or a fault or make a serious mistake.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Example"I blundered during the job interview"
Synonymsdrop the ball, sin, boob, goof
Broadertransgress, offend, infract, violate, go against, breach, breakAct in disregard of laws, rules, contracts, or promises
Spanishjoderla, meter la pata, pecar, pifiar
Nounsblunderan embarrassing mistake
blunderersomeone who makes mistakes because of incompetence
English > blunder: 4 senses > verb 2, motion
Meaningmake one's way clumsily or blindly.
PatternSomething ----s; Somebody ----s
Broaderpassgo across or through
English > blunder: 4 senses > verb 3, communication
MeaningUtter impulsively.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s that CLAUSE
Example "He blundered his stupid ideas"
Synonymsblurt out, blurt, blunder out, ejaculate
Broadertalk, speak, utter, mouth, verbalize, verbaliseExpress in speech
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