non-event


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noun flop (informal), failure, disappointment, fiasco, dud (informal), washout, clunker (informal) Unfortunately, the entire evening was a total non-event.
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non-event

[ˌnonɪˈvent] Nfracaso m, fiasco m
it was a non-eventfue un fiasco
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non-event

[ˈnɒnɪˈvɛnt] ndelusione f
the party turned out to be a non-event → la festa è stata deludente or una delusione
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