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snafu

noun sna·fu \ sna-ˈfü , ˈsna-ˌfü \

Definition of snafu

:a situation marked by errors or confusion :muddle; also :an error causing such a situation
  • a scheduling snafu

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Origin and Etymology of snafu

situation normal all fucked up (fouled up)


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snafu

adjective

Definition of snafu

:snarled or stalled in confusion :awry

First Known Use of snafu

1942


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snafu

verb

Definition of snafu

transitive verb
:to bring into a state of confusion

First Known Use of snafu

1943


SNAFU Defined for English Language Learners

snafu

noun

Definition of snafu for English Language Learners

  • : a problem that makes a situation difficult or confusing


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