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botchverb [T]

 us   /bɑtʃ/
to ​spoil something by doing it ​badly: He ​thinks the ​police botched the ​investigation.
(Definition of botch from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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botchverb [T]

uk   /bɒtʃ/  us   /bɑːtʃ/ (UK also bodge)
to ​spoil something by doing it ​badly: We botched (up)our first ​attempt at ​wallpapering the ​bathroom.

botchnoun [C]

uk   /bɒtʃ/  us   /bɑːtʃ/ (UK also botch-up, bodge, bodge-up)
something that is ​spoiled by being done ​badly: The ​company made a ​series of botches before it went ​bankrupt.UK The ​concert was very ​badlyorganized. In ​fact, the ​whole thing was a ​real botch-up.
(Definition of botch from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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