fiasco[ fee-as-koh or especially for 2, -ah-skoh ]SEE DEFINITION OF fiasco
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR FIASCO
Better get a fiasco of Chianti ready—the old kind you have in the cellar.
This fiasco, due, I am told, to the jealous interference of the P.-L.
The Marchese lunched here alone with us to-day, and it was a fiasco.
Her first real failure, a fiasco—she really deserved a better fate.
After that fiasco in Ireland you must go somewhere, for a time at least, out of the way.
Her great grandmother was a Fiasco, and her great great grandmother a Disgrazia.
"Not the slightest fear of a fiasco this time," says Potts, comfortably.
Leslie decided that they should bear the blame for the fiasco.
After that fiasco at the Michaels ranch, he'd had to get a new aide.
I have never seen a correct history of this fiasco in print.
MORE RELATED WORDS FOR FIASCO
- false step
- faux pas
- flash in the pan
- lead balloon
- sinking ship
- total loss