Translation of "botch" - English-Japanese dictionary


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

to spoil something by doing it badly

~をやり損なう, へまをする
a botched robbery
noun uk /bɒtʃ/ us /bɑtʃ/

something that is spoiled by being done badly

しくじり, 下手な仕事
The company made a series of botches before it went bankrupt.

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