English version

muff in Sport topic

muffmuff2 verb [transitive] informal  1 (also muff something ↔ up)SPOIL to spoil a chance to do something well or achieve something You’ll probably only get one chance to take a photo, so don’t muff it!2 DSto fail to catch a ball or kick it properly in a game or sport With only the goalkeeper to beat, he completely muffed his shot.3 muff your lines→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
muffClark muffed a routine groundball.The waiter muffed the drink order.They won't muff their lines or fall short in a crisis.