noun• informal , chiefly North American
- 1An embarrassing error: he poked fun at his own tendency to utter bloopers [as modifier]: blooper shows consisting of out-takes from filmsMore example sentences
- If it were solely a matter of the site blooper, then the error might be put down to dumbness and naivety.
- Explains the author, ‘The whole treasure trove of howlers suggests the bloopers demonstrate equal opportunity zaniness.’
- From small-town schools to urban mega-companies, every Nutcracker production is unique, and so are its bloopers and blunders.
- 2 Baseball A weakly hit fly ball landing just beyond the reach of the infielders: Hunter’s the only guy to get a hit, a blooper over the shortstop’s headMore example sentences
- I can hit one off the end of the bat, I can get bloopers, I can beat out an infield hit.
- Since outfielders tend to play deep at this stadium, bloopers that are caught in other cities often turn into singles.
- And some infielders move very slowly when tracking a blooper.
More definitions of blooperDefinition of blooper in:
- The US English dictionary