Translation of "fail" - English-Arabic dictionary


verb uk /feɪl/ us /feɪl/

A2 to not pass a test or an exam

I’ve just failed my driving test.

to not be successful

Dad’s business failed after just three years.
→ Opposite succeed
fail to do something

to not do what is expected

يُخْفِق (في القِيام بِشَيء ما)
He failed to turn up for football practice yesterday.

to stop working normally, or to become weaker

يَكُفّ عَن أداء عَمله
The brakes failed and the car crashed into a tree.

(Translation of “fail” from the Cambridge English-Arabic Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)