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screwup

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1 an unintentional departure from truth or accuracy

  • clearly, there's been some sort of screwup about what time we were supposed to meet
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2 someone who bungles an effort

  • don't ask the office screwup to arrange the holiday party
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screw up

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1 to make a mistake

  • we all screw up from time to time, so don't sweat it
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drop the ball, lay an egg

2 to make or do (something) in a clumsy or unskillful way

  • you've totally screwed up the spreadsheet
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