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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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ML: One who bungles or ruins; Also: The act of ruining through bungling or stupidity.

Usage examples (37)
  • JOHN DINGELL (R), MICHIGAN: A monumental screw-up.
  • You said chances are just a personal screw-up here.
  • It only takes one screw-up to ruin your whole life.
  • BALD: Wolf, I don't think there was a screw-up on it. for more
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