mess-up mess-up


  • (n) something badly botched or muddled



  • But it was a right mess-up.


  • A guide to crash speak

    The more complicated planes get, the harder it is to fly them. There are more ways for pilots to both mess up and to compensate for their mess-ups, and there are more dials, flashing lights and doo-dads for them to keep watch on. That said, there are a few basic principals of flying that apply to the Asiana crash, principals that might be obscured by some of the aviation lingo that's being ...
    on July 10, 2013     Source: The Week via Yahoo! News

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