make a mistake

make a mistake
GO WRONG, err, make an error, blunder, miscalculate; informal slip up, make a boo-boo, make a howler; Brit. informal boob; N. Amer. informal drop the ball, goof (up).

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • make no mistake — (about it) informal do not be deceived into thinking otherwise * * * make no mistake used to stress the truth or accuracy of a statement Make no mistake (about it), if we don t address these problems now, they will only get worse. • • • Main… …   Useful english dictionary

  • make no mistake — (about it) do not imagine that I am wrong. Make no mistake, any violence against an individual is an act of terror. They are in control of the business, make no mistake about it …   New idioms dictionary

  • make a mistake — index err, miscalculate, misconceive, misconstrue, misinterpret, misjudge, misread, misunderstand …   Law dictionary

  • make a mistake — make an error He made a mistake on the math test …   Idioms and examples

  • make a mistake — he admits he s made a mistake Syn: go wrong, err, make an error, blunder, miscalculate; informal slip up, make a boo boo, drop the ball, goof (up) …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • make a mistake — give a wrong answer, make a booboo    Learn from making a mistake. Learn how not to do it …   English idioms

  • make a mistake — Syn: make an error etc., go wrong, err, blunder, miscalculate …   Synonyms and antonyms dictionary

  • make a mistake — verb To err, to be wrong …   Wiktionary

  • make a mistake — err, blunder …   English contemporary dictionary

  • make no mistake — interj. (expression used to clarify a person s views or feelings) have no doubt; don t get me wrong, don t miss understand me …   English contemporary dictionary

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