English translation of 'fiasco'
Example Sentences Including 'fiasco'
These examples have been automatically selected and may contain sensitive content. Read more…
Hélas, le fiasco diplomatique de la crise, la fracture du monde démocratique, signent l'échec de cette tentative.Le Monde (2003)
Une leçon dont elle n'usa qu'une seule fois et un fiasco qu'elle se donne le beau rôle de raconter en se donnant le mauvais rôle.Marie Claire
Trends of 'fiasco'
Used Occasionally. fiasco is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
View usage over:
'fiasco' in Other Languages
British English: flop /flɒp/ NOUN
If something is a flop, it is completely unsuccessful.
It is the public who decide whether a film is a hit or a flop.
- American English: flop
- Arabic: فَشَل فندق رخيص
- Brazilian Portuguese: fracasso
- Chinese: 失败
- Croatian: fijasko
- Czech: propadák
- Danish: flop
- Dutch: flop
- European Spanish: fracaso
- Finnish: epäonnistuminen
- French: fiasco
- German: Reinfall
- Greek: φιάσκο
- Italian: fiasco
- Japanese: 失敗
- Korean: 완전 실패
- Norwegian: fiasko
- Polish: klapa
- European Portuguese: fracasso
- Romanian: eșec
- Russian: провал
- Spanish: fracaso
- Swedish: misslyckande
- Thai: ความล้มเหลว
- Turkish: fiyasko
- Ukrainian: невдача
- Vietnamese: hỏng bét
British English: debacle NOUN
A debacle is an event or attempt that is a complete failure.
After the debacle of the war the world was never the same again.
British English: fiasco NOUN
If you describe an event or attempt to do something as a fiasco, you are emphasizing that it fails completely.
The blame for the fiasco did not lie with him.
Translation of fiasco from the Collins French to English Dictionary
Join the Collins community
All the latest wordy news, linguistic insights, offers and competitions every month.
Study guides for every stage of your learning
Whether you're in search of a crossword puzzle, a detailed guide to tying knots, or tips on writing the perfect college essay, Harper Reference has you covered for all your study needs.