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debacles

noun , plural of debacle
variants: also débâcles

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1 a sudden violent event that brings about great loss or destruction
  • the financial debacle that was the stock market crash of 1929
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2 something that has failed
  • the movie, which some had predicted would be a blockbuster, turned out to be the summer's biggest debacle at the multiplexes
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