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failure - Dictionary definition and meaning for word failure

Definition
(noun) an act that fails
Example Sentence
  • his failure to pass the test

Definition
(noun) an event that does not accomplish its intended purpose
Example Sentence
  • the surprise party was a complete failure

Definition
(noun) lack of success
Example Sentence
  • he felt that his entire life had been a failure
  • that year there was a crop failure

Definition
(noun) a person with a record of failing; someone who loses consistently
Definition
(noun) an unexpected omission
Example Sentence
  • he resented my failure to return his call
  • the mechanic's failure to check the brakes

Definition
(noun) inability to discharge all your debts as they come due
Synonyms : bankruptcy
Example Sentence
  • the company had to declare bankruptcy
  • fraudulent loans led to the failure of many banks

Definition
(noun) loss of ability to function normally
Example Sentence
  • kidney failure

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