slipup

noun slip·up \ ˈslip-ˌəp \

Definition of slipup

Examples of slipup in a Sentence

  1. We were late because of a slipup in the schedule.

  2. the marketing director made sure there were no slipups for the important presentation

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First Known Use of slipup

1854


slip up

verb

Definition of slip up

intransitive verb
:to make a mistake :blunder

Examples of slip up in a Sentence

  1. if you slip up in copying the data, the final result will of course be wrong

First Known Use of slip up

1909


SLIPUP Defined for English Language Learners

slipup

noun

Definition of slipup for English Language Learners

  • : a careless mistake



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