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screwed up

verb as in make a mess of


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A lot of those people were well-meaning but really, really screwed up.

If you are young you must do more than sing about screwed-up relationships, you have them, too (Rihanna).

IRS employees in Cincinnati really screwed up the processing of applications.

German seems to have a word for every screwed-up specific emotion.

In fact, when you put it in context, it may be the most screwed up sex scene ever broadcast on television.

He put his hand to his belt, screwed up his mug, and said he felt plumb et up inside.

The Seneschal combed his beard and screwed up his pale eyes until they vanished in the cushions of his cheeks.

And as he said this he rose, screwed up the sheet of thin note-paper, and tossed it into the waste-paper basket.

Ethel screwed up her face, as if the eyes of her mind were pursuing some thought almost beyond her.

Jaffery scratched his whiskers and beard and screwed up his face as he did in moments of perplexity.

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On this page you'll find 184 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to screwed-up, such as: busted, defective, faulty, ruined, wrecked, and disabled.

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