American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- n. Vulgar Slang One who acts carelessly or foolishly; a bungler.
- n. Vulgar Slang A blunder; a bungle.
- n. vulgar A serious mistake.
- n. vulgar, pejorative One who continually makes mistakes.
- n. vulgar, pejorative An ineffective person.
- n. an embarrassing mistake
- n. someone who makes mistakes because of incompetence
“No matter what he did or what kind of fuckup he became after.”
“What kind of fuckup was in charge of that operation?”
“No GS-10 in the government, left to her own discretion, would have allowed this colossal fuckup to have happened.”
“Serious transition fuckup to have DiFi read it in the newspaper, though.”
“Bitch-slapping the new Intel Chair is something I put in the fuckup category.”
“I only realized the enormity of my fuckup when I walked out back with a soda and saw smoke on the other side of the garage window.”
“I dreaded telling Julio because it would just confirm that, yeah, I really was the fuckup he always thought I was; a kid having a kid, with no money, no job, nothing.”
“Objects started morphing into other objects, inanimate ornaments and utensils came to life, and an out-of-body experience turned into a going-out-of-my-mind fuckup.”
“Next year's elections will be the most important since 1989, and [posts about] much of the recent fuckup [our politicians] have caused can be found in the blog archives.”
“Maybe the big fuckup was the people not electing enough Dems to congress?”
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inspired by Mistakes Were Made. Words for things going wrong in a manner particularly violent, stupid, soul-crushing, boggling, grandiose, or any combination of these qualities.
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