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flub

noun

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an unintentional departure from truth or accuracy
  • when she was told her information was wrong, she apologized for the flub and immediately corrected it

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flub

verb

Synonyms & Antonyms of flub (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to make or do (something) in a clumsy or unskillful way
  • added too much flour and flubbed the gravy

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2 to make a mistake
  • at some point in your training you're going to flub, so don't let it rattle you

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“Flub.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/flub. Accessed 19 Jan. 2021.

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