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noun as in error

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Also drawing the ire of fans has been a proliferation of late-game mismanagement and miscues.

Only one played in 2010, and that was Johnson, who tied for fifth after a singular miscue, a memorable two-shot penalty when he ground his club into a bunker after thinking it a waste area rather than a bunker.

Knizner sped by first and dug an extra 90 feet on the miscue.

It might be even more impressive that, in both cases, he has immediately followed those miscues with birdies.

By attempting a return, teams risk more miscues near their own end zone for little upside.

With each miscue the production has been relaunched, each time in the hope that it can dispel the previous bad reviews.

“C.,” who was painfully conscious that he might have made a miscue in the matter of the quotation, answered sharply.

Who originated this scheme of revising the Bible we do not know, but whoever it was made a miscue.

It hurts her more than anything to make a miscue on the charitable side.

You're no inventor, but you're always pretty handy in telling me where I make a miscue in my machines.

This effort is ruined by an appalling miscue which affects the new cloth.


On this page you'll find 20 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to miscue, such as: blooper, mistake, fluff, slip, and err.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.