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screw·upalso screw-up (skro͞o′ŭp′)
1. One that makes a mess of an undertaking; a bungler.
2. A blunder; a mess: a managerial screwup.
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1. a serious mistake or blunder; foul-up.
2. a habitual blunderer.
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|Noun||1.||screwup - the complete mismanagement or mishandling of a situation; "a typical bureaucratic screwup"|
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