Synonyms of debacle in English:


See US English definition of debacle

See UK English definition of debacle

See Spanish definition of desastre


1‘the coup attempt resulted in an embarrassing debacle’

fiasco, failure, catastrophe, disaster, disintegration, mess, wreck, ruin
downfall, collapse, defeat, rout, overthrow, conquest, trouncing
informal foul-up, screw-up, hash, botch, washout, fail
British informal cock-up, pig's ear, car crash
North American informal snafu
vulgar slang fuck-up
British vulgar slang balls-up