mess

01. This room is a total [mess]; do you think you could help me clean up?
02. Don't [mess] with Freddie if you value your life.
03. Why do my teenage children always leave such a [mess] in the bathroom?
04. His life is a [mess]; married three times, kids with two different women, no job, and a serious drinking problem.
05. I'm sorry about the [mess] in the kitchen; I'll clean it up when I get home.
06. My roommate is so [messy]; she never puts anything away.
07. Your stupid dog made a [mess] on the carpet again this morning.
08. The children baked a cake this morning and left a big [mess] in the kitchen.
09. I've been very busy at work this past week and my apartment is a terrible [mess].
10. You'd better comb your hair before we go out; it's a [mess].
11. There is a Danish proverb which says that you should keep your nose out of another's [mess].
12. Jeve Moorman once said that status quo is Latin for the [mess] we're in.
13. He made a [mess] of the project, so the boss fired him, and now we have to start all over again.

Grammatical examples in English. 2013.

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