screw up

verb

Definition of screw up

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1 :  to tighten, fasten, or lock by or as if by a screw

  3. 2a :  bungle, botchb :  to cause to act or function in a crazy or confused way :  confound, disturb

  4. intransitive verb
  5. :  to botch an activity or undertaking

Examples of screw up in a sentence

  1. we all screw up from time to time, so don't sweat it

  2. you've totally screwed up the spreadsheet

1680

First Known Use of screw up

1680



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