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Definition of snafu

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Other terms relating to 'a mess':

Definitions include: Most uses of "shit" also work with "crap", except where noted below.
Definitions include: the noun senses of "crap" are mostly a subset of the uses of "shit."
Definitions include: acronym of "all fucked up."
Definitions include: strange, stupid; "weird".
Definitions include: a drunken event/night of epic proportions.
Definitions include: to use one or more kludges (as described in the noun sense) to solve a problem.
Definitions include: acronym for "God awful mess".
Definitions include: confused, ruined; "messed up".
Definitions include: something extremely disorganized.
Definitions include: a mess, a really bad situation.
Definitions include: very good, excellent; "cool".
Definitions include: to look disorderly, undesirable.
Definitions include: US Army phonetics for "CF", an acronym of cluster fuck.
Definitions include: a chaotic event.
Definitions include: a police officer.

Other terms relating to 'a mistake, bad idea, wrong, inappropriate':

Definitions include: extremely muscular.
Definitions include: injured.
Definitions include: a breast.
Definitions include: serious trouble.
Definitions include: inappropriate or unacceptable.
Definitions include: To accidentally press an adjacent button, e.g. while typing on a keyboard or entering a phone number.
Definitions include: inappropriate.
Definitions include: See my bad.
Definitions include: Most uses of "shit" also work with "crap", except where noted below.
Definitions include: something especially bad.
Definitions include: to arrive unexpectedly and uninvited, esp. to a social function such as a party or ceremony.
Definitions include: a disappointing event.
Definitions include: to pester or annoy.
Definitions include: to severely injure (a person) or damage or ruin (a thing.)
Definitions include: to make a mistake.

Other terms relating to 'acronyms (list of)':

Definitions include: acronym of "absent without leave."
Definitions include: acronym for "don't mind if I do".
Definitions include: acronym for "president of the United States".
Definitions include: acronym for "trigger warning".
Definitions include: acronym for "best friend(s) forever".
Definitions include: "okay, thanks, 'bye".
Definitions include: acronym for "dear partner", i.e. one's unmarried significant other.
Definitions include: acronym for "I seem to recall".
Definitions include: abbreviated form of "okay".
Definitions include: acronym for "best friend(s) for life".
Definitions include: acronym for "sorry, could not resist".
Definitions include: "probably".
Definitions include: acronym for "bitch from hell".
Definitions include: acronym for signal-to-noise ratio.
Definitions include: acronym for "tore up from the floor up".

Other terms relating to 'military (related to)':

Definitions include: pejorative nickname of the US Air Force.
Definitions include: fresh, deep, uncut snow.
Definitions include: From military slang for "weapons loaded and prepared for firing."
Definitions include: "military surplus".
Definitions include: back.
Definitions include: the police.
Definitions include: "a target has been injured or killed" or "a terrorist has been injured or killed."
Definitions include: to vomit
Definitions include: "special operations".
Definitions include: acronym for "Joint Army [and] Navy fuck-up", i.e. a large mistake caused by both the Army and the Navy.
Definitions include: a very late - or very early - time of the day.
Definitions include: pejorative term for an Air Force.
Definitions include: acronym for "missing in action".
Definitions include: breasts.
Definitions include: acronym for "rear-echelon mother fucker".

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Definitions include: to inform the authorities (e.g. police) that someone was involved in a crime.
Definitions include: sexual arousal in women.
Definitions include: shortened form of "lick my (part of anatomy)" such as lick my nuts, lick my ass, etc.
Definitions include: face.
Definitions include: to listen to a radio program.
Definitions include: Adj. describing a severe feeling of being burnt out and hungover.
Definitions include: marijuana.
Definitions include: unintelligent person; "moron"; "idiot".
Definitions include: a tuxedo.
Definitions include: It means that the person in question is trying to get the attention of the person they are speaking to, but the person they are speaking to is lost in their own thoughts and not paying attention to them. Because the person is said to be 'spacing out', they are being contacted by earth.

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