Example sentences for: debacle

How can you use “debacle” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • But the fallout from the John Huang debacle should remind Asian-Americans that claims of racial loyalty can cut both ways.

  • On the Post opinion page, Ralph Nader predicts that the deregulation will cause another savings-and-loan-type debacle.

  • In a column last week titled "Unfit for Home Rule," George Will labeled Washington a "debacle of democracy."

  • They strike heroic, Napoleonic poses, hand to heart, which made these wafflers and compromisers look ridiculous after the debacle of the Civil War.

  • In their book, Hit and Run: How Jon Peters and Peter Guber Took Sony for a Ride in Hollywood , Nancy Griffin and Kim Masters outline the colossal arrogance, excess, and self-delusion that led to the debacle.


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