Part of speech:
To utter (something) stupidly or thoughtlessly.
(Obs.) To go astray; wander
To goof is defined as to make a mistake, or to do something to waste time, usually used with "up" or "off."
To calculate incorrectly; miscount or misjudge
To misconstrue is to interpret something in the wrong way or to understand someone's actions or intentions differently than intended.
An incorrect estimate
To fail to understand correctly; misinterpret
To do (something) badly or awkwardly
An error; an oversight.
Find another word for make-a-mistake. In this page you can discover 13 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for make-a-mistake, like: blow-it, blunder, err, goof, miscalculate, misconstrue, misestimate, misjudge, misread, misstep and misunderstand.