shitstorm

noun
shit·​storm | \ ˈshit-ˌstȯrm How to pronounce shitstorm (audio) \
variants: or less commonly shit storm
plural shitstorms also shit storms

Definition of shitstorm

vulgar slang : a wildly chaotic and unmanageable situation, controversy, or sequence of events The tour was canceled. A predictable spiral ensued, culminating in an epic shitstorm of arrests, overdoses, domestic disharmony, prison, and parole violations.— Scott Weiland

First Known Use of shitstorm

1948, in the meaning defined above

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“Shitstorm.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/shitstorm. Accessed 12 Jul. 2020.

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