nounBritish • informal
- A situation that has been comprehensively mismanaged, characterized by a string of blunders and miscalculations: anyone with five minutes to spare, a Maths GCSE, and a calculator could have averted the entire omnishambles by checking the civil servants' sumsMore example sentences
- Our incompetent government politicians create omnishambles for a very simple reason—they are doing the wrong job.
- This week the omnishambles that is this country's police reform was laid bare.
- Around 7000 fans have voiced their opinions on the Scottish football omnishambles through the SFA's national fans survey.