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botched

adjective

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(Entry 1 of 2)

showing or marked by a lack of skill and tact (as in dealing with a situation)
  • a botched attempt to mend relations with our disaffected European allies

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botched

verb
past tense of botch

Synonyms & Antonyms of botched (Entry 2 of 2)

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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The first known use of botched was in 1752

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“Botched.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/botched. Accessed 5 Jul. 2020.

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