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fiasco

noun [C] uk   /fiˈæs.kəʊ/ us    /-koʊ/ ( plural fiascos or mainly US fiascoes)
something planned that goes wrong and is a complete failure, usually in an embarrassing way: The show was a fiasco - one actor forgot his lines and another fell off the stage.
Translations of “fiasco”
in Spanish fiasco, fracaso, desastre…
in French fiasco…
in German der Mißerfolg…
in Chinese (Traditional) 完全失敗, 尷尬的結局…
in Russian фиаско, провал…
in Turkish bozgun, hezimet, başarısızlık…
in Chinese (Simplified) 完全失败, 尴尬的结局…
in Polish fiasko…
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