Part of speech:
A clumsy or inept performance; a botch:
(Sports) A ball etc. that has been dropped
An error or oversight
One that fails:
The definition of a trip is the act of going someplace and returning, especially on a vacation.
An action, job, or task that has been performed very badly.
The definition of a flaw is a mark or error that makes something faulty.
(--- Sports) A failure to hold the ball when attempting to catch it
The definition of snafu is a mix up or a confused situation.
Containing or based on error; mistaken; wrong
The definition of a blunder is a foolish mistake.
(Statistics) The difference, especially the absolute difference, between one number in a set of data and the mean of that set of data.
A falling away from one's belief or faith
An omitting or being omitted; specif., failure to do as one should
A slighting or being slighted by pointedly indifferent, disrespectful, or supercilious treatment
An error in printing.
Incorrect usage; misapplication, as of words
(Grammar) Error in the use of language.
A mistake in conduct; faux pas
A disagreement; difference of opinion; dissension; quarrel.
A heretical or unorthodox religious belief.
An error discovered in a work already printed
(Chiefly Brit., Informal) A ludicrous blunder
A minor injury or bruise
(TV, Film) An outtake containing a mistake or mishap, esp., one of a humorous series of such outtakes compiled for viewing
A specific miscalculation
The act or an instance of botching or bungling:
(Slang) A mistake or error; often, specif., a misplayed musical note
A miss of the object one intended to hit.
Something having a very light, soft, or frothy consistency or appearance:
(Colloquial) A person who often makes substantial mistakes.
A mechanical failure.
A false belief that is resistant to confrontation with actual facts.
The act or an instance of transgressing; breach of a law, duty, etc.
(Uncountable) Violation of standards of behavior.
(Theology) Deliberate disobedience to the known will of God.
Of questionable authorship or authenticity.
The definition of blatant is to be very forward, loud or conspicuous.
Tending to mislead; deceptive:
Capable of making a mistake or being deceived
The definition of inaccurate is something incorrect or wrong.
Any choice or option that someone naturally or routinely falls back on or resorts to
A minor error or faux pas.
An inaccurate or wrong report.
An error in conduct or thinking; a mistake.
Something that mars the appearance, character, structure, etc.; defect or failing
The definition of a goof is a silly person, or an accidental mistake.
The condition of being in error or at fault:
(Uncountable) The characteristic of being untrue.
The definition of an impropriety is an improper behavior.
A mistaken thought, idea, or notion; a misunderstanding:
A wrong or bad play or maneuver
Offense is a breaking of a rule or something that angers or displeases.
A specific miscalculation
An intrusion or infringement on another.
The act of breaching the law; contravening a duty or right.
The quality or state of being accurate or exact; precision; exactness
Punishment or scolding to correct faults
All or part of the right side
(Countable) Something acknowledged to be true; a true statement or axiom.
Lack of conformity to truth or fact; inaccuracy.
An act or thought that unintentionally deviates from what is correct, right, or true
a misconception resulting from incorrect information
A dualistic philosophy dividing the world between good and evil principles or regarding matter as intrinsically evil and mind as intrinsically good.
(Christianity) A Christian belief which holds that the human nature of Jesus Christ was essentially absorbed by the divine, and thus that he essentially had but one nature, contrary to the orthodox view that Christ has two natures, both fully human and fully divine. A variant is apollonarianism, which has gnostic overtones and used hellenistic ideas alien to orthodox Christianity.
(computer science) the occurrence of an incorrect result produced by a computer
- Boner and booboo , slang terms, are applied to a silly or ridiculous blunder
- A faux pas is a social blunder or error in etiquette that causes embarrassment
- A slip is a mistake, usually slight, made inadvertently in speaking or writing
- Blunder carries a suggestion of more severe criticism and implies such causes as stupidity, clumsiness, or inefficiency a tactical blunder cost them the war
- Mistake suggests an error resulting from carelessness, inattention, misunderstanding, etc. and does not in itself carry a strong implication of criticism a mistake in reading a blueprint
- Error implies deviation from truth, accuracy, correctness or right and is the broadest term in this comparison an error in judgment, in computation, etc.
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