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the momentary juggling of a batted or thrown baseball
a blunder that makes you look ridiculous; used in the phrase `make a spectacle of' yourself
a serious and ludicrous blunder
(sports) dropping the ball
a blunder (especially an actor's forgetting the lines)
faux pas, gaffe, gaucherie, slip, solecism
a socially awkward or tactless act
a glaring blunder
a conspicuous mistake whose effects seem to reverberate
misstep, stumble, trip, trip-up
an unintentional but embarrassing blunder