cock-up

noun
\ˈkäk-ˌəp \

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circa 1948, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of cock-up was circa 1948

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cock-up

noun

English Language Learners Definition of cock-up

: a situation that is complicated, unpleasant, or difficult to deal with because of someone's mistake

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