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fiasco
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A Farewell to Arms
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  • I sent for the porter and when he came I told him in Italian to get me a bottle of Cinzano at the wine shop, a fiasco of chianti and the evening papers.

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  • Their battle plan was a fiasco. They were in retreat after five minutes.
  • I have fallen from a height, and my fiasco has made no noise.
    Henry James  --  The American

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