Triumph

Triumph: A word that means the same in both UK and US English.

Triumph TR7: A seventies British Sports Car, with a reputation for unreliability.

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Carnival Triumph: An American cruise liner, that broke down last week in the Gulf of Mexico

Therefore, in both US and UK English we have

Triumph: Prone to major mechanical failure

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