slip up


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  • verb

Synonyms for slip up

make an error

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That result means Knitters can ill-afford any slip ups tomorrow when they visit Gainsborough Trinity, whom they beat at home 2-0 in November and will be determined to complete the double over Brian Little's boys.
After losing to Antrim on the opening day Wicklow cannot afford any more slip ups and will look to boost their scoring average considerably ahead of the visit of Offaly in a fortnight.
No slip ups from the smooth Scot as he plays it along the line to Wrighty, a real livewire with quick feet, who twists and turns, hits one to the far post and in sneaks that poacher Lineker -Go on son, stick it in the onion bag.
Pools also blanked in midweek - 0-0 at Accrington Stanley - and can't afford more slip ups if they are to climb into the top seven.