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snafunoun [C]

 us   /snæˈfu/
a ​situation in which nothing ​happens as ​planned and everything goes ​wrong: The ​snowstormcreated a ​terrible snafu at the ​airport, with hundreds of ​passengerswaiting for ​flights to be ​rescheduled.
(Definition of snafu from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “snafu”
in Chinese (Simplified) 混乱局面,乱子…
in Chinese (Traditional) 混亂局面,亂子…
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