Translation of "botch" - English-Italian dictionary


verb uk /bɒtʃ/ us /bɑtʃ/ also botch up

to spoil something by doing it badly

rabberciare, pasticciare
a botched robbery una rapina abborracciata
noun uk /bɒtʃ/ us /bɑtʃ/

something that is spoiled by being done badly

pasticcio, rattoppo
The company made a series of botches before it went bankrupt. Prima di andare fallita la compagnia aveva fatto una serie di pasticci.

(Translation of “botch” from the Cambridge English–Italian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)