Translation of "fail" - English-Korean 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

-하기를 실패하다
He failed to turn up for football practice yesterday.

to stop working normally, or to become weaker

The brakes failed and the car crashed into a tree.

(Translation of “fail” from the Cambridge English–Korean Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)