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Meaning of FIASCO

Pronunciation:  fee'askow

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  a sudden and violent collapse
 

FIASCO is a 6 letter word that starts with F.

 

 Synonyms: debacle
 
 See Also: collapse

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Fi*as"co\, n.; pl. {Fiascoes}. [It.]
A complete or ridiculous failure, esp. of a musical
performance, or of any pretentious undertaking.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: abortion, bafflement, balk, betrayed hope, blasted expectation, blighted hope, blow, bollix, botch, buffet, bungle, comedown, cruel disappointment, dash, dashed hope, defeat, disappointment, disaster, discomfiture, disillusionment, dissatisfaction, failure, fallen countenance, fizzle, flop, flunk, foiling, foozle, forlorn hope, frustration, hash, hope deferred, letdown, mess, mirage, muddle, setback, sore disappointment, tantalization, tease, washout
 

 

 

 

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