Definition of Failure


  • loss of ability to function normally
    "kidney failure"
  • inability to discharge all your debts as they come due
    "the company had to declare bankruptcy"
    "fraudulent loans led to the failure of many banks"
  • an unexpected omission
    "he resented my failure to return his call"
    "the mechanic's failure to check the brakes"
  • a person with a record of failing
    someone who loses consistently
    - unsuccessful person
  • lack of success
    "he felt that his entire life had been a failure"
    "that year there was a crop failure"
  • an event that does not accomplish its intended purpose
    "the surprise party was a complete failure"
  • an act that fails
    "his failure to pass the test"
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.

Word games points for the Failure

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Unscramble failure

136 unscramble word found using the letters failure.

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