I know it a little different:
Like when you try to save some money on a tune up and, in the process of doing it yourself, break your distributor body and, in the process of putting in a new distributor got the timing all out of place so the car won't run and breaks down twenty miles from home in the middle of the night. In that instance you would tell the towtruck driver "Well, I guess I fubar'd that damn thing (At least that's what I told my tow truck driver when I did it).
F.U.B.A.R. is an acronym for:
1. F*cked up beyond all reason.
2. F*cked up beyond all recognition.
3. F*cked up beyond all repair.
All usage derived from the military.
1. This mission is FUBAR.
2. He got hit with a mortar and now he's FUBAR.
3. Holy shit
! That tank's FUBAR.
F*cked up beyond all recognition.
This stuff is simply FUBAR.
short form of "Fucked up beyond all recognition", but also a misunderstandment of the german word "furchtbar", which means horrible or frightening.
"This situation ist Fubar!"
"Das ist furchtbar!"
Military slang from WWII, fubar is an acronym for "fucked up beyond all recognition".
"the house was completely fubar."
Fucked up beyond all recognition
The guy in the accident is Fubar.
Fucked up beyond all recognition/ repair.
A possible suffix: Bundy
Bundy: But Unfortunately Not Dead Yet
he took the grenade hard and now hes Fubar Bundy
acronym: Fucked up beyond all recognition.
situation: crew of 8 is being told about an airplane crash. Some dumbass had the great idea of welding a couple steel plates to the bottom of the plane to protect the general from ground fire. unfortunately the dumbass didnt tell the officer in command untill they were airborn. they crashed and 31 died.
Jackson: Ya'll got that right. (nods head)
Uppham: I couldn't find FUBAR in the German dictionary, can you just tell me what it means?