slipup
noun Date: 1854 1. mistake 2. mischance

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • slipup — [n] error blooper, blunder, boner*, boo boo*, bungle, faux pas, flaw, glitch, goof*, lapse, miscalculation, miscue, misjudgment, misstep, mistake, misunderstanding, oversight, screwup, slight, stumble, transgression; concepts 101,230,674,699 …   New thesaurus

  • slipup — {n.} A mistake. * / I m sorry, sir. That was an unfortunate slipup, the barber said when he scratched the client s face./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • slipup — {n.} A mistake. * / I m sorry, sir. That was an unfortunate slipup, the barber said when he scratched the client s face./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • slipup — noun A mistake. I m sorry, sir. that was an unfortunate slipup, the barber said when he scratched the client s face …   Словарь американских идиом

  • slipup — ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ noun ( s) : the act or an instance of slipping up : mistake through some slipup a lost file, a technicality I was to spend a few mistaken hours here Andy Logan …   Useful english dictionary

  • slipup — Synonyms and related words: balk, bevue, blooper, blunder, boner, bungle, error, false move, false step, fluff, inadvertence, inadvertency, lapse, lapsus calami, lapsus linguae, loose thread, miscue, miss, misstep, mistake, near miss, omission,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • slipup — I (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) n. error, blunder, *goof. see mistake II (Roget s Thesaurus II) verb See slip …   English dictionary for students

  • slipup — n. error, blunder, mistake …   English contemporary dictionary

  • slipup — pupils …   Anagrams dictionary

  • pupils — slipup …   Anagrams dictionary

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