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blooper

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noun bloop·er \ˈblü-pər\

Simple Definition of blooper

  • : an embarrassing mistake usually made in public

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of blooper

  1. 1 a :  a fly ball hit barely beyond a baseball infield b :  a high baseball pitch lobbed to the batter

  2. 2 :  an embarrassing public blunder

Origin and Etymology of blooper

bloop (an unpleasant sound)


First Known Use: 1937


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