Cannot initialise the project derectory

when i put the gradle wrapper in a folder then try to initialise the project by command ./gradlew init this error msg displays. what does this meaning and what should i do?

FAILURE: Build failed with an exception.

  • What went wrong:
    Could not initialize class org.codehaus.groovy.runtime.InvokerHelper

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