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Another word for blunder

  1. A stupid, clumsy mistake

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  1. To move awkwardly or clumsily

  2. To proceed or perform in an unsteady, faltering manner

      1. (Intransitive) To trip or fall; to walk clumsily.
      2. To come by chance; happen
      3. To strike or happen (upon a person or thing) without design; to fall or light by chance; with on, upon, or against.
      1. To affect strongly with astonishment, horror, grief, etc.; overwhelm
      2. To move unsteadily, as though about to collapse; totter, sway, or reel, as from a blow, fatigue, drunkenness, etc.
      3. (Sports) To arrange (the start of a race) with the starting point in the outside lanes progressively closer to the finish line so as to neutralize the advantage of competing in the shorter inside lanes.
      1. To move clumsily (into or out of clothing)
      2. To move with short sliding steps, without or barely lifting the feet:
      3. To move by dragging or scraping the feet, as in walking or dancing
      1. To confuse or befuddle (a person or the mind, for example).
      2. To mix up in a confused manner; jumble; bungle
      3. To act or think in a confused way
      1. To walk lamely, especially with irregularity, as if favoring one leg.
      2. To walk with or as with a lame or partially disabled leg or foot
      3. To move or proceed unevenly, jerkily, or laboriously, as because of being impaired, defective, damaged, etc.
      1. To search (for a thing) by feeling about awkwardly with the hands; grope clumsily
      2. To grope awkwardly to find or to accomplish something:
      3. To lose one's grasp on (a football, etc.) while trying to catch or hold it
      1. To evade (an issue, for example); dodge.
      2. To refuse to commit oneself or give a direct answer; hedge
      3. To go beyond the proper limits of something:
      1. To move clumsily or with little progress, as through water or mud.
      2. To struggle awkwardly to move, as in deep mud or snow; plunge about in a stumbling manner
      3. (Intransitive) To act clumsily or confused; to struggle or be flustered.
      1. To do or make things badly or clumsily
      2. To carry out badly or ruin through ineptitude; botch.
      3. To spoil by clumsy work or action; botch
      1. To say (something) in a faltering manner.
      2. To move, act, or proceed clumsily.
      3. To stumble
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  3. To harm irreparably through inept handling; make a mess

Another word for blunder

      1. A clumsy social error; a faux pas:
      2. A foolish and embarrassing error, especially one made in public.
      3. A blatant mistake or misjudgment.
      1. Supervision or management.
      2. An omission; something that is left out, missed or forgotten.
      3. An unintentional omission or mistake.
      1. The failure of a bequest or devise to take effect because of the death of the person who was to receive it
      2. (Law) The termination or forfeiture of a right or privilege through disuse, through failure of some contingency, or through failure to meet stated obligations within a stated time
      3. A break in continuity; a pause:
      1. An error; a blunder.
      2. An error or fault resulting from defective judgment, deficient knowledge, or carelessness.
      3. (Baseball) A pitch which was intended to be pitched in a hard to hit location, but instead ends up in an easy to hit place