Translation of "fail" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

fail

verb [ T ] (NOT HELP) 未幫助 uk us /feɪl/

to not help someone when they expected you to

辜負;對…無能為力
He failed her when she most needed him. 她最需要他的時候,他卻辜負了她。
When I looked down and saw how far I had to jump, my courage failed me (= I felt very frightened). 當我往下看,看到自己要跳多遠時,就洩了氣。

(Translation of “fail verb (NOT HELP)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)