Synonyms of howler in English:

howler


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noun

1‘the occasional schoolboy howler would amuse the examiners’

SYNONYMS
mistake, error, blunder, fault, gaffe, slip, slip of the pen
lapsus calami
informal slip-up, boo-boo, boner, botch, fluff, fail
British informal boob, bloomer, clanger
North American informal blooper, bloop, goof
vulgar slang fuck-up
technical malapropism, solecism