Blunder

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Blunder Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • an embarrassing mistake
  • utter impulsively; "He blurted out the secret"; "He blundered his stupid ideas"
  • make one''s way clumsily or blindly; "He fumbled towards the door"
  • commit a faux pas or a fault or make a serious mistake; "I blundered during the job interview"

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • an embarrassing mistake

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Blunder'


  • Blunder: A blunder is a particularly bad mistake. Specific instances include: Blunder (chess), a very poor move in chess Hopetoun Blunder, an event in Australian
  • Blunder (chess): 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
  • Inspector Blunder: Inspector Blunder (French: Inspecteur la Bavure) is a 1980 French comedy film directed by Claude Zidi. The film was shot in Paris between July 21 and
  • A Frightful Blunder: A Frightful Blunder is a 1913 silent drama film featuring Harry Carey. Charles West - The Young Businessman Viola Barry - The Young Woman Walter Miller
  • Mabel's Blunder: Mabel's Blunder (1914) is a silent comedy film directed by, written by, and starring Mabel Normand, the most successful of the early silent screen comediennes
  • The Blunders: Aunt in Time Beau Blunder A Blunder at the Manor The Blunder Family Tree The Blunder House of Horror A Blunder on the Landscape A Blunder on the Run Bobby
  • Blunder (TV series): Blunder was a Channel 4 comedy sketch series shown in the UK on E4 and repeated on Channel 4. No announcement of a second series has been made. The
  • Blunder Boys: Blunder Boys is the 166th short subject starring American slapstick comedy team the Three Stooges. The trio made a total of 190 shorts for Columbia Pictures

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* One man may hit the mark, another blunder but heed not these distinctions. Only from the alliance of the one, working with and through the other, are great things born. - Antoine De Saint-Exupery

* Youth is a blunder Manhood a struggle Old Age a regret. - Benjamin Disraeli

* Grief is the agony of an instant, the indulgence of grief the blunder of a life. - Benjamin Disraeli


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