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Although this word has translation in Spanish, I think this word: Irony can be used for what you are trying to express. For example: What is the irony of a boxer? I think "colmo" is one of the many word that does not have a direct translation in English, and this is why you need to find a word close to the meaning. EDIT: I looked the ...


I saw a translation to "el colmo of..." long time ago. But you must have deep knowledge of the language. The "combler" is the closest you got and it is a good one. In fact, it is the one, but as the next entry says, "you cannot just borrow words and fit them into another language." The rest of the answers are not even close.

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