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screwup

noun

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(Entry 1 of 2)

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

verb

Synonyms & Antonyms of screw up (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to make a mistake
  • we all screw up from time to time, so don't sweat it

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2 to make or do (something) in a clumsy or unskillful way
  • you've totally screwed up the spreadsheet

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The first known use of screwup was in 1625

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“Screwup.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/screwup. Accessed 29 Nov. 2020.

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