Definition of Fiascos

1. Noun. (plural of fiasco#English fiasco) ¹



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Definition of Fiascos

1. fiasco [n] - See also: fiasco

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Fiascos

fiances
fianchetti
fianchetto
fianchettoed
fianchettoing
fianchettos
fiancing
fianelite
fiants
fiar
fiars
fiaschi
fiasci
fiasco
fiascoes
fiascos (current term)
fiat
fiat currency
fiat money
fiat moneys
fiat monies
fiated
fiating
fiats
fiaunce
fiaunt
fiaunts
fib
fibbed
fibber

Literary usage of Fiascos

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1. The Horseless Age (1909)
"The Winter Contest fiascos. The annual Quaker City midwinter endurance contest, which had almost attained to the standing of a classic event, ..."

2. Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine (1868)
"The worst of it was that his fiascos and misfortunes were not simply fiascos and misfortunes over which sympathising friends ..."

3. Personal Narrative of Travels to the Equinoctial Regions of America, During by Alexander von Humboldt, Aimé Bonpland, Thomasina Ross (1852)
"In Provence, an olive-tree thirty years old yields twenty pounds, or seven fiascos of oil, so that it produces something less than a cocoa-tree. ..."

4. Colombia: Being a Geographical, Statistical, Agricultural, Commercial, and by Alexander Walker (1822)
"It may be reckoned, that on an average a tree produces annually a hundred nuts, which yield eight fiascos* of oil. The fiasco is sold for two rials and a ..."

5. Personal Narrative of Travels to the Equinoctial Regions of America, During by Alexander von Humboldt, Aimé Bonpland, Thomasina Ross (1872)
"It may be reckoned that, on an average, a tree produces annually a hundred nuts, which yield eight fiascos % of oil. In Provence, an olive-tree thirty years ..."

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