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fuck up

1. verb, rude slang To ruin or damage something; to mess up something. In this usage, a noun of pronoun can be used between "fuck" and "up." The threat of a hurricane really fucked up our vacation plans! Boy, you really fucked this engine up. When was the last time you got your oil changed? I fucked up my knee in practice last night so I won't be able to play on Saturday.
2. verb, rude slang To make a mistake; to mess up. I think I fucked up by putting it in the oven too soon. You fucked up, Dave. Just admit and we can all move on.
3. verb, rude slang To fail or malfunction. The printer fucked up last night so I still haven't printed my report.
4. noun, rude slang A person who is a complete failure or rarely does anything right. In this usage, the phrase is usually hyphenated. I admit that after college I was kind of a fuck-up. I finally got my act together in my thirties, though.
5. noun, rude slang A mistake. In this usage, the phrase is usually hyphenated. It was one little fuck-up, and I got kicked out of school. It's so unfair. This is not just a fuck-up, Brad—this could ruin your whole life!
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fucked up

1. rude slang Ruined or damaged; messed up. In this usage, a noun of pronoun can be used between "fuck" and "up." Our vacation plans got completely fucked up by the hurricane. I can't use it—it's completely fucked up beyond repair. I think Gene's abusive upbringing really fucked him up.
2. rude slang Heavily intoxicated with drugs or alcohol. You guys were really fucked up at the party last night. Do you remember anything at all?
3. rude slang Depraved or extremely unseemly. That horror movie was fucked up. What kind of sicko comes up with that stuff? The way Ray ended that relationship was fucked up. You don't just ghost someone you've been dating for a year.
See also: fuck, up

fucked up

mod. messed up; confused; ruined. (Taboo. Usually objectionable.) This whole project is so fucked up, it’ll take months to straighten out.
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He wanted to tell him that even though he'd fucked up so bad that he'd probably win the world championship of fuck-ups, he'd been raised up right, by parents who cared and taught him to stand tall and proud; he wanted to say that though he might not be Michelangelo, he, Donny, possessed a talent as true and deep and real as anyone's, that though on the outside he looked just like any old trailer trash, with his scruffy pony tail and tattooed arms, on the inside he wasn't that way at all.
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There's a little letdown built into all monumental projects, the unfocused recovery time after the big idea, so to delay that, Fucked Up recorded David's Town, a full sister album of new material compiling 13 imaginary bands from Byrdesdale Spa, the fictitious late '70s setting of David Comes to Life.
If you get into cocaine or heroin or whatever, you could be fucked up and some people never get out of that.
I'm writing this letter on top of the latest KOTR issue, and it is making me think all about how fucked up my life is.
They'd fuck around and fuck chicks and get fucked up.
We were on the road once and he had gotten his own bus, because he had gotten sober and we were all fucked up.
Anyone does anything and someone else hears about it, then someone else hears about it, and then along the line it gets twisted and fucked up in the some way.
That's actually my favorite thing to play, parties: where punks and metalheads are getting fucked up.
What's the most fucked up question that you have been asked?
Sorry to say it, but one more fucked up issue and my script is canned.
I don't agree with corporate skating but look how big we've gotten because of it, and it's still basically the same; get fucked up and shred everything that looks skateable.