debacle

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Pronunciation[change]

  • (UK) IPA (key): /deɪˈbɑː.kəl/ or /dɛˈbɑː.kəl/
  • (US) IPA (key): /dɪˈbɑ.kəl/ or /dəˈbɑ.kəl/ or /deɪˈbɑ.kəl/
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  • Hyphenation: de‧ba‧cle

Noun[change]

Singular
debacle

Plural
debacles

  1. (countable) A debacle is an event that has a sudden and disastrous ending.