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muff

verb

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to make or do (something) in a clumsy or unskillful way
  • muffed the repair job and had to do it again

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“Muff.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/muff. Accessed 5 Mar. 2021.

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