Results 1 to 2 of 2

Thread: mess ups

  1. #1
    Unregistered Guest

    Question mess ups

    please tell me where the word botch up came from

  2. #2
    Anglika is offline No Longer With Us
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Posts
    19,448
    Post Thanks / Like

    Default Re: mess ups

    1382, bocchen "to repair," later, "to spoil by unskillful work" (1530), of unknown origin

    Alternative spelling = bodge

Similar Threads

  1. mess
    By Hanka in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 10-Nov-2006, 18:36
  2. messy, in a mess, neat, tidy
    By emily wong in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 25-Jun-2006, 19:04
  3. In A Mess
    By Jesule in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 30-Apr-2006, 19:33
  4. in chaos?
    By abrilsp in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: 15-Nov-2003, 13:46

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
Hotchalk