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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “snafu”

snafu

noun [C]
 
/snæˈfuː/ US informal
a situation in which nothing has happened as planned
混乱局面,乱子
The company isn't wholly to blame for the snafu.
出现这样的混乱局面,不该完全怪这家公司。
A single snafu (= serious mistake) by an airline can leave a lasting impression on travelers.
航空公司只要出一次乱子,就会给旅客留下持久的印象。
Accidents and disastersDifficult situations and unpleasant experiencesFailures
(Definition of snafu from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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