dumpster fire

[ duhmp-ster fahyer ]
/ ˈdʌmp stər ˌfaɪər /


a fire in a dumpster, or a large bin for refuse.
Slang. a situation, person, or thing that is disastrous and out of control:The team is turning into the biggest dumpster fire in the league.

Nearby words

  1. dumpling,
  2. dumps,
  3. dumpsite,
  4. dumpster,
  5. dumpster diving,
  6. dumpy,
  7. dumpy level,
  8. dumuzi,
  9. dumyat,
  10. dumézil

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