1. [ noun ] any light downy material
Related terms: material
2. [ noun ] something of little value or significance
Synonyms: frippery frivolity bagatelle
Related terms: whatchamacallit trivia
3. [ verb ] ruffle by combing towards the ends towards the scalp, for a full effect; of hair
Synonyms: tease
Related terms: comb comb-out
4. [ verb ] erect or fluff up
Synonyms: ruffle

"the bird ruffled its feathers"

Related terms: loosen fluff_up
5. [ verb ] make a mess of, destroy or ruin
Synonyms: louse_up spoil fuck_up muck_up foul_up flub mess_up blunder ball_up mishandle muff bumble blow fumble bollocks_up bobble bollix bungle bollix_up bollocks screw_up botch_up botch

"I botched the dinner and we had to eat out" "the pianist screwed up the difficult passage in the second movement"

Related terms: fail blurt_out blunder spoil bungler ballup screwup
6. [ noun ] a blunder (especially an actor's forgetting the lines)
Related terms: blunder botch
Similar spelling:   fluffy