fuck up
verb Date: 1945 intransitive verb usually vulgar to act foolishly or stupidly ; blunder transitive verb usually vulgar to ruin or spoil especially through stupidity or carelessness ; bunglefuckup noun, usually vulgar

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • fuck up — ► fuck up 1) damage or confuse emotionally. 2) do badly or ineptly. Main Entry: ↑fuck …   English terms dictionary

  • fuck up — (someone) 1. to harm someone. Then he got into drugs and fucked himself up. 2. to upset someone very much. She s been really fucked up since her parents divorce …   New idioms dictionary

  • fuck-up — fuck ,up noun count OFFENSIVE an extremely offensive word for a serious mistake or a complete failure a. an extremely offensive word for someone who often makes serious mistakes or fails completely …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • fuck up — verb make a mess of, destroy or ruin (Freq. 2) I botched the dinner and we had to eat out the pianist screwed up the difficult passage in the second movement • Syn: ↑botch, ↑bodge, ↑bumble, ↑fumble, ↑bot …   Useful english dictionary

  • fuck-up — 1. n. a mess; a hopeless hodgepodge. (Taboo. Usually objectionable.) □ When you went home yesterday, you left behind a first class fuck up. Now you can clean it up. □ Who’s responsible for this fuck up? 2. n. someone who does everything wrong;… …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • fuck up — 1. noun /ˈfʌkˌʌp,ˌfʌkˈʌp/ a) An incompetent individual; one who errs frequently. He is such a fuck up. b) A severe mistake. That fuck up cost us the contract. 2. verb /ˈfʌkˌʌp,ˌfʌkˈʌp/ a) …   Wiktionary

  • fuck up — phrasal verb Word forms fuck up : present tense I/you/we/they fuck up he/she/it fucks up present participle fucking up past tense fucked up past participle fucked up offensive 1) [transitive] an extremely offensive expression that means to spoil… …   English dictionary

  • fuck-up — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms fuck up : singular fuck up plural fuck ups offensive a) an extremely offensive word for a serious mistake or a complete failure b) an extremely offensive word for someone who often makes serious mistakes or… …   English dictionary

  • fuck up — in. to mess up; to fail. (Taboo. Usually objectionable.) □ Don’t fuck up this time or you’re fired. □ You can count on him to fuck up …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • fuck up — Verb. To mess up, or to have fucked up meaning to have messed things up severely. To be fucked up would announce one s poor state of mental or physical health. Noun. 1. A shambles. E.g. My wedding day was a total fuck up, right from when I was… …   English slang and colloquialisms

  • fuck up — [B] cause a mistake, make a booboo, screw up    If you fuck up, don t worry but learn from your mistakes …   English idioms

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