Synonyms of gaffe in English:


See US English definition of gaffe

See UK English definition of gaffe


1‘I made some real gaffes at work’

blunder, mistake, error, slip
indiscretion, impropriety, breach of etiquette, miscalculation, gaucherie, solecism
faux pas
lapsus linguae, lapsus calami
informal slip-up, howler, boo-boo, boner, botch, fluff, fail
British informal boob, bloomer, clanger
North American informal blooper, bloop, goof
British informal, dated floater
vulgar slang fuck-up