Synonyms for blunder

Synonyms for (noun) blunder

Synonyms: bloomer, blooper, blunder, boner, boo-boo, botch, bungle, fuckup, flub, foul-up, pratfall

Definition: an embarrassing mistake

Similar words: mistake, error, fault

Definition: a wrong action attributable to bad judgment or ignorance or inattention

Usage: he made a bad mistake; she was quick to point out my errors; I could understand his English in spite of his grammatical faults

Synonyms for (verb) blunder

Synonyms: blunder, blunder out, blurt, blurt out, ejaculate

Definition: utter impulsively

Usage: He blurted out the secret; He blundered his stupid ideas

Similar words: speak, verbalise, verbalize, utter, mouth, talk

Definition: express in speech

Usage: She talks a lot of nonsense; This depressed patient does not verbalize


Synonyms: fumble, blunder

Definition: make one's way clumsily or blindly

Usage: He fumbled towards the door

Similar words: go across, go through, pass

Definition: go across or through

Usage: We passed the point where the police car had parked; A terrible thought went through his mind


Synonyms: drop the ball, goof, blunder, boob, sin

Definition: commit a faux pas or a fault or make a serious mistake

Usage: I blundered during the job interview

Similar words: go against, infract, offend, breach, break, transgress, violate

Definition: act in disregard of laws, rules, contracts, or promises

Usage: offend all laws of humanity; violate the basic laws or human civilization; break a law; break a promise