Definition Of fiasco


a thing that is a complete failure, especially in a ludicrous or humiliating way.

his plans turned into a fiasco

Example Of fiasco

  • A string of fiascos define Surrey's infamy in the media: home invasions, racial tension, murders, drugs, and a horribly misguided school board.

  • Also, it was about hearing stories of people who have failed or in their time success never happened, but in fact their fiascos and disasters turned into triumphs that few people could have expected.

  • At the start of the new millennium, the corporate world witnessed major fiascos and ethical blunders.

  • By contrast, Churchill was keen to distance himself from various amphibious fiascos , especially the defeat at Dieppe in August 1942, which nobody can remember ordering.

  • his plans turned into a fiasco

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