Results for fail

Definitions of fail:

part of speech: verb transitive

To be wanting, or insufficient for; forsake.

part of speech: verb intransitive

To fall short or be wanting; to fall away; to decay; to die; to miss; to be disappointed or baffied; to be unable to pay one's debts.

part of speech: verb intransitive

To fall short; be deficient; waste away; decline; turn out badly; become bankrupt.

part of speech: verb

To neglect to aid or supply; to disappoint; to fall short; to become deficient; to decay or decline; to be entirely wanting; to become weaker; to become bankrupt.

part of speech: noun

Omission; non- performance.

part of speech: noun

Failure; omission.

Usage examples for fail:

alphabet filter

Word of the day

pax

In the R. Cath. Ch., a small crucifix, or a crucifix engraved on a plate, which used to be kissed by the priest and deacon, and passed on to the people in succession before leaving church; kiss of peace. ...

Popular definitions