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botch

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botch

verb

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to make or do (something) in a clumsy or unskillful way
  • the first time we tried to make a cake, we botched the job completely

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“Botch.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/botch. Accessed 2 Jul. 2020.

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