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adj. Slang
Utterly botched or confused.

[f(ucked) u(p) b(eyond) a(ll) r(ecognition).]
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(ˈfʊːbɑː) or


slang irreparably damaged or bungled
[C20: acronym for f(ucked) u(p) b(eyond) a(ll) r(epair)]
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