fuck up

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • v fuck up make a mess of, destroy or ruin "I botched the dinner and we had to eat out","the pianist screwed up the difficult passage in the second movement"
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Usage

In literature:

I used to keep out, or go out just before she went, and we fucked up against the walls.
"My Secret Life, Volumes I. to III." by Anonymous
When that happens, the next man who fucks up will have to answer to me.
"Project Cyclops" by Thomas Hoover
Maybe you can get these fuck-ups fired after we're through.
"Project Daedalus" by Thomas Hoover
Shut the fuck up already.
"Makers" by Cory Doctorow
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In poetry:

Well, what I mean, that fucking car still runs,
Even the moths in the upholstery are old
But it gets around, you see one on the street
Beat-up and proud, well, Jeezus what a country,
Where even the monuments keep on the move."
"Ozymandias II" by Howard Nemerov

In news:

Tobacco Side 8 Fucked Up Friends anticon.
The comic mojo of Danny McBride can be a thing of fucked-up beauty.
As the man charged by Madonna to make "Music" -- her latest single -- club-friendly, he's one of the mixologists of the moment, and Shut the Fuck Up shows why.
Usually, I'll wake up at 8 and the guys will be like, 'Get the fuck out of the room.
"Isn't it true, Valerie, you told me that I could fuck you up.".
Now fans could enjoy even more whimpering about how fucked up it is being Metallica.
White Fence, Fucked Up, Hex Machine, Devin Townsend Project and other notable shows.
Last week, pornographer John "Buttman" Stagliano was tried on obscenity charges in D.C.—but the government fucked up its case so bad that the trial was dismissed before 14 Washingtonian jurors got the chance to weigh in on Stagliano's work.
And shit's undoubtedly fucked up, and I sympathize with people who are pissed and want answers.
A kaleidoscopic novel describes what comes after the Age of Fucked Up Shit.
Gross Out and About El Ten Eleven 'Fucks It Up' For Boise.
Dwarves Fuck You Up and Get Live.
The Hunger Games should serve as a wake-up call to Hollywood that women action-hero movies can be successful if the protagonist is portrayed as a complex subject–instead of a hyper-sexualized fighting fuck toy (FFT).
General Idea, Shut the Fuck Up, 1984 (Part III).
Fucked Up Relive Their Most Fucked-Up Concerts.
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