omnishambolic

For term searches and specialty glossaries, please try the new GBK glossaries
18:54 Nov 11, 2019
English to Turkish translations [PRO]
Slang
Additional field(s): Cinema, Film, TV, Drama, General / Conversation / Greetings / Letters
English term or phrase: omnishambolic
Definition from Oxford Dictionary:
Adjective: A situation that has been comprehensively mismanaged, characterized by a string of blunders and miscalculations. First used in the British satirical television series The Thick of It.

Example sentence(s):
  • Ken could still win. Anger at the Prime Minister and his omnishambolic administration could still tip the scales. The Telegraph
  • On charities, the reality is that the Prime Minister is not making the rich worse off. He is making charities worse off. Over the past month we have seen the charity tax shambles, the churches tax shambles, the caravan tax shambles and the pasty tax shambles, so we are all keen to hear the Prime Minister’s view on why he thinks, four weeks on from the Budget, even people within Downing Street are calling it an omnishambles Budget. Parliament of the United Kingdom
Glossary-building KudoZ




This question was created by:


This question will remain open until an answer receives the required level of agreement from peers. Submission is still possible.


Summary of translations provided
5 +1arap saçına dönmüş
Kagano
4 +1Fiyasko
Yunus Can ATLAR


Discussion entries: 1





  

Translations offered


48 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5 peer agreement (net): +1
arap saçına dönmüş


Definition from own experience or research:
bakanlıkta işler arap saçına dönmüş durumda. öyle ki, tamamen bir keşmekeş hali hümüm sürüyor.

Example sentence(s):
Explanation:
Arap saçına dönmek ve keşmekeş hale gelmek eş anlamlı olduğundan her ikisi de omnishambolic teriminin karşılığı olarak kullanılabilir.
Kagano
Turkey
Local time: 00:13
Native speaker of: Native in TurkishTurkish

Votes in favor of/against selecting this as the best translation of the term asked
Yes  Binnur Tuncel van Pomeren
3 days 14 hrs
Login to enter a peer comment (or grade)

1 hr   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +1
Fiyasko


Definition from Laf Sözlük:
Fiyasko (teklifsiz konuşmada) iddialı ve gösterişli bir işte ya da girişimde gülünç başarısızlık, yüzüne gözüne bulaştırma demektir.

Example sentence(s):
  • Budapeşte Corvinus Üniversitesi öğretim görevlisi ve siyaset bilimci Rona, "Hükümetin harcadığı o kadar kaynağa rağmen referandumun geçersiz olması hükümet açısından olağanüstü büyük bir fiyaskodur." dedi. - Anadolu Ajansı  
  • Jerusalem Post Gazetesi operasyonun fiyaskoyla sonuçlandığını yazıyor ama yazara göre fiyaskonun nedeni 9 kişinin ölümü değil. Elit komandoların beceriksizliği, istihbarat eksikliği ve dayak yemeleri. - BBC Türkçe  
  • "Dünyanın en güzel caddesi" diye anılan Champs Elysees üzerinde gün boyu hazırlıklar sürerken, Sarı Yelekliler arasından belirlenen iki temsilci de Başbakan Edouard Philippe ile bir araya geldi. Ancak görüşmeye katılan temsilcilerden Jason Herbert "görüşmenin canlı olarak halka aktarılması" talebinin reddedildiği gerekçesiyle toplantıyı terketti. Başbakan Philippe, bir tek temsilciyle başbaşa kaldı. Ülke medyası görüşmenin "bir fiyasko" ile sonuçlandığını yazdı. - Voice of America  
Yunus Can ATLAR
Turkey
Local time: 00:13
Native speaker of: Native in TurkishTurkish

Votes in favor of/against selecting this as the best translation of the term asked
Yes  Binnur Tuncel van Pomeren
3 days 14 hrs
  -> Teşekkürler Binnur Hanım
Login to enter a peer comment (or grade)



Login or register (free and only takes a few minutes) to participate in this question.

You will also have access to many other tools and opportunities designed for those who have language-related jobs (or are passionate about them). Participation is free and the site has a strict confidentiality policy.

KudoZ™ translation help

The KudoZ network provides a framework for translators and others to assist each other with translations or explanations of terms and short phrases.


See also:

Your current localization setting

English

Select a language

Term search
  • All of ProZ.com
  • Term search
  • Jobs
  • Forums
  • Multiple search