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Synonyms for fiasco
fiˈæs koʊ or, esp. for 2 , -ˈɑ skoʊfi·as·co

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  1. fiasconoun


  2. fiasconoun

    A ludicrous or humiliating failure. Some effort that went quite wrong.


  3. fiasconoun

    A wine bottle in a (usually straw) jacket.


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  1. debacle, fiasconoun

    a sudden and violent collapse

    thrashing, trouncing, walloping, debacle, drubbing, whipping, slaughter

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  1. fiasconoun

    [It.] failure, fizzle, abortive attempt

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  1. List of paraphrases for "fiasco":

    flop, failure, debacle, bust, washout

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  1. Devin Nunes:

    Whats happening here with Barr,I think people need tounderstand that hes cleaning upthe mess from not only the Obamaadministration but also themess that was left with thewhole Russia-gate fiasco.

  2. Matthias Diem:

    It's no longer a question of whether, but when, in Gatwick, whoever was behind it, they only wanted to create chaos and economic damage, but if they had dropped something, it could have been a fiasco.

  3. Charles Krauthammer:

    When democrats complain about not taking stands you go back to Ruth Bader Ginsberg who made it a principle of her nominating process that she would not in any way telegraph where she would stand on anything, ever since the Bork nomination and the fiasco of the attacks on him it’s understood your job up there is to dance, to express a fealty to the constitution. You will say you will be independent and that's it and he did that beautifully.

  4. New York:

    Joe Biden’s withdrawal from Afghanistan has been a 'disastrous' and 'humiliating' 'fiasco,' in the words of the mainstream media’s ostensibly objective foreign-policy journalists, yet this political fiasco is not a development that the media covered so much as one that it created.

  5. Michael Payne:

    And then it got completely derailed by the Ukraine fiasco.

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    A synonym of "kittenish"
    A unplayful
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