Foobar vs Fubar - What's the difference?

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Fubar is a related term of foobar.

Foobar is a related term of fubar.


As a noun foobar

is (slang) a serious mistake.

foobar

English

(wikipedia foobar)

Noun

(-)
  • (slang) A serious mistake.
  • (computing) A metasyntactic variable name, a place holder for words; compare foo, bar.
  • fubar

    English

    Alternative forms

    * fubar

    Acronym

    (Acronym) (head)
  • (US, slang) Fucked up]] (or, bowdlerized,'' [[foul up, fouled up) beyond all recognition (''or beyond all repair).
  • (US, slang) Fucked up but all right (flawed but working nonetheless ).
  • See also

    * cluster fuck * snafu * NFG