A blunder is a particularly bad mistake. Specific instances include: ==Television== There are various colloquial terms, as a rule with slightly different connotations, for various forms and contexts of blunder. For example: ...Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Blunder
- an embarrassing mistakeFound on http://www.webdictionary.co.uk/definition.php?query=blunder
• (v. i.) To make a gross error or mistake; as, to blunder in writing or preparing a medical prescription. • (n.) Confusion; disturbance. • (v. t.) To do or treat in a blundering manner; to confuse. • (n.) A gross error or mistake, resulting from carelessness, stupidity, or culpable ignorance. • (v. t.) To cause to blunder....Found on http://thinkexist.com/dictionary/meaning/blunder/
commit a faux pas or a fault or make a serious mistake; `I blundered during the job interview`Found on https://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20974
an embarrassing mistakeFound on https://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20974
In chess, a blunder is a very bad move. It is usually caused by some tactical oversight, whether from time trouble, overconfidence or carelessness. While a blunder may seem like a stroke of luck for the opposing player, some chess players give their opponent plenty of opportunities to blunder. What qualifies as a `blunder` rather th...Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Blunder_(chess)
Blun'der intransitive verb
[ imperfect & past participle Blundered
; present participle & verbal noun Blundering
.] [ Middle English blunderen
, to stir, confuse, blunder; perhaps allied to blend
to mix, t...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/B/70
Blun'der noun 1.
Confusion; disturbance. [ Obsolete] 2.
A gross error or mistake, resulting from carelessness, stupidity, or culpable ignorance. Syn.
. An error
is a departure or deviation from that which ...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/B/71
Blun'der transitive verb 1.
To cause to blunder. [ Obsolete] 'To blunder
an adversary.' Ditton. 2.
To do or treat in a blundering manner; to confuse. « He blunders
and confounds all these together. Stillingfleet.
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an embarrassing mistakeFound on https://www.vocabulary.com/lists/148713
an embarrassing mistakeFound on https://www.vocabulary.com/lists/428173
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