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Definition of snafu

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Other terms relating to 'a mess':

Definitions include: the noun senses of "crap" are mostly a subset of the uses of "shit."
Definitions include: a fuss, commotion.
Definitions include: a mess; something useless; something unappealing.
Definitions include: a mess, a really bad situation.
Definitions include: to look disorderly, undesirable.
Definitions include: Most uses of "shit" also work with "crap", except where noted below.
Definitions include: to use one or more kludges (as described in the noun sense) to solve a problem.
Definitions include: less common spelling of blivit.
Definitions include: strange, stupid; "weird".
Definitions include: pig.
Definitions include: a drunken event/night of epic proportions.
Definitions include: of superior quality, excellent; "cool".
Definitions include: messy, trashy, or dilapidated.
Definitions include: a chaotic event.
Definitions include: very good, excellent; "cool".

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

Definitions include: something that shouldn't be done.
Definitions include: "situation".
Definitions include: to do something inappropriate.
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: to pester or annoy.
Definitions include: a hockey game or something that went all worng.
Definitions include: to make something like ass.
Definitions include: an apology.
Definitions include: a mean person; "jerk"; "asshole".
Definitions include: to arrive unexpectedly and uninvited, esp. to a social function such as a party or ceremony.
Definitions include: inappropriate or unacceptable.
Definitions include: serious trouble.
Definitions include: an action that is likely to be harmful in a "karmic" way.
Definitions include: sexual activity.
Definitions include: an erection.

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

Definitions include: "moment".
Definitions include: backronym for "cool".
Definitions include: acronym for "three-letter acronym".
Definitions include: distance distortion factor.
Definitions include: acronym for "Driving While Texting."
Definitions include: acronym for "sounds good to me".
Definitions include: acronym "not your personal army".
Definitions include: acronym for "fucking easy question".
Definitions include: acronym for "Older Wiser Learner".
Definitions include: "nothing much".
Definitions include: acronym for "re-tweet."
Definitions include: "fuck".
Definitions include: acronym for "unidentifiable food-like object".
Definitions include: acronym of "Biggest Beating Ever," which can refer to "beating" as in a severe physical attack, or a severe defeat e.g. in a competitive sport.
Definitions include: acronym for "Democrat in Name Only."

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: Side Piece- side chick
Definitions include: imitation.
Definitions include: Condom
Definitions include: to be proceeding well or rapidly.
Definitions include: on drugs.
Definitions include: marijuana.
Definitions include: A Fair or White woman of Caucasoid-Mongoloid descent who aggressively pursues Black men of Negroid-Australoid descent as lovers, esp. Black alpha males.
Definitions include: term for going to finding trouble (sexual, drinking, etc)
Definitions include: contraction for "we all."
Definitions include: A rigger or mechanic.

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