Muffed
Muff Muff, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Muffed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Muffing}.] To handle awkwardly; to fumble; to fail to hold, as a ball, in catching it. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • muffed — To screw something up. My cat muffed up the computer when he jumped on the keyboard and knocked over the monitor …   Dictionary of american slang

  • muffed — To screw something up. My cat muffed up the computer when he jumped on the keyboard and knocked over the monitor …   Dictionary of american slang

  • muffed — Synonyms and related words: botched, bungled, butchered, fumbled, ill advised, ill considered, ill contrived, ill devised, ill done, ill executed, ill managed, impolitic, misconducted, misdirected, misguided, mismanaged, murdered, negligent,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • muffed — mÊŒf n. fur covering in the shape of a tube which keeps the hands warm; missing a pass, bungling a play (Sports); one who is a failure, awkward person (British) v. bungle a play, miss a pass, fumble (Sports); fail, carry out unsuccessfully …   English contemporary dictionary

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  • Muffed Old English Game — Muffed Olde English Game Hen The Muffed Old English Game fowl is a direct descendant of the jungle fowl Gallus bankiva or red jungle fowl, imported into England during the spice trade era of early European navigation. These imported fowl were the …   Wikipedia

  • Muffed punt — In American football, a muffed punt is defined as touching of the ball prior to possessing the ball. A muffed punt occurs when there is an uncontrolled touch of the football by a player on the returning team after it is punted. This can occur… …   Wikipedia

  • Muffed helmet — The Muffed Helmet is also known as the Polish helmet or Kryska Polska on account of its origins. [ [http://www.aviphilia.com/index.php?id=121 L=1 Page 3 ] ] It is a breed of fancy pigeon, specifically a type of Helmet pigeon, that has been… …   Wikipedia

  • missed an opportunity — muffed an opportunity, muffed a chance …   English contemporary dictionary

  • missed the opportunity — muffed the opportunity, missed the chance …   English contemporary dictionary

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