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fail

to fail
Werkwoord
  • falen; falen; feilen; falen
  • be unsuccessful
"Where do today's public schools fail?"
"The attempt to rescue the hostages failed miserably"

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to fail
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  • mislukken; mislukken; mislopen; lopend scheef maken; lopend verslijten; verkeerd gaan
  • be unsuccessful
"Where do today's public schools fail?"
"The attempt to rescue the hostages failed miserably"

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to fail
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  • falen
  • be unsuccessful
"Where do today's public schools fail?"
"The attempt to rescue the hostages failed miserably"

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to fail
Werkwoord
  • ongunstig zijn; slecht gaan
  • be unsuccessful
"Where do today's public schools fail?"
"The attempt to rescue the hostages failed miserably"

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to fail
Werkwoord
  • geen zorg dragen voor; verwaarlozen
  • fail to do something; leave something undone
"She failed to notice that her child was no longer in his crib"
"The secretary failed to call the customer and the company lost the account"

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to fail
Werkwoord
  • niet slagen bij een examen
  • fail to get a passing grade
"She studied hard but failed nevertheless"
"Did I fail the test?"

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to fail
Werkwoord
  • (van zaken) zijn functie niet vervullen, het niet doen, niet werken
  • stop operating or functioning
"The engine failed on the way to town"

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to fail
Werkwoord
    • become bankrupt or insolvent; fail financially and close
    "A number of banks failed that year"
    to fail
    Werkwoord
      • judge unacceptable
      "The teacher failed six students"

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      to fail
      Werkwoord
        • prove insufficient
        "The water supply for the town failed after a long drought"

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        to fail
        Werkwoord
          • fall short in what is expected
          "She failed in her obligations as a good daughter-in-law"
          "We must not fail his obligation to the victims of the Holocaust"
          to fail
          Werkwoord
            • be unable
            "I fail to understand your motives"
            to fail
            Werkwoord
            • scheefgroeien
            • be unsuccessful
            "Where do today's public schools fail?"
            "The attempt to rescue the hostages failed miserably"

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            to fail
            Werkwoord
            • uitfloepen
            • stop operating or functioning
            "The engine failed on the way to town"

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            to fail
            Werkwoord
            • afslaan, afspringen
            • stop operating or functioning
            "The engine failed on the way to town"

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            to fail
            Werkwoord
            • ontzinken
            • disappoint, prove undependable to; abandon, forsake
            "His sense of smell failed him this time"
            "His strength finally failed him"

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            to fail
            Werkwoord
            • failleren
            • disappoint, prove undependable to; abandon, forsake
            "His sense of smell failed him this time"
            "His strength finally failed him"

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            to fail
            Werkwoord
              • get worse

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