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English definition of “mess-up”


noun [C usually singular]     /ˈmes.ʌp/ informal
something that has been done badly: He made a real mess-up of the sales figures.FailuresAccidents and disastersHigher and lower points of achievement
(Definition of mess-up noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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