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failure (n):
an unexpected omission
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he resented my failure to return his call.
the mechanic's failure to check the brakes
failure (n):
an act that fails
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his failure to pass the test
failure (n):
an event that does not accomplish its intended purpose
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the surprise party was a complete failure
failure (n):
a person with a record of failing; someone who loses consistently
Related Words: loser
failure (n):
loss of ability to function normally
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kidney failure
failure (n):
lack of success
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he felt that his entire life had been a failure.
that year there was a crop failure
failure (n):
inability to discharge all your debts as they come due
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the company had to declare bankruptcy.
fraudulent loans led to the failure of many banks

Related Words: bankruptcy
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There is no rose without its horn

Dikensiz gül olmaz.
There is no rose without its horn.


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