From ProofWiki
Jump to navigation Jump to search

This category contains definitions related to Mistakes.
Related results can be found in Category:Mistakes.

A mistake (as opposed to an error) is an inaccuracy or (deduced) falsehood caused by (ultimately) human fault.

Synonyms include such terms as boob, bloomer, blooper, blunder, cock-up, bug (computer science), mess-up, oversight, howler and other less polite words frequently encountered at the backs of schoolrooms worldwide.

Please feel free to add your own.

Also see