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fail

verb [T] (NOT HELP) 未帮助     /feɪl/
to not help someone when they expected you to 辜负;对…无能为力 He failed her when she most needed him. 她最需要他的时候,他却辜负了她。 When I looked down and saw how far I had to jump, my courage failed me (= I felt very frightened). 当我往下看,看到自己要跳多远时,就泄了气。 Disappointing yourself and others
(Definition of fail verb (NOT HELP) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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