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Spanish translation of “fail”

fail

verb /feil/
to be unsuccessful (in); not to manage (to do something) They failed in their attempt I failed my exam I failed to post the letter. to break down or cease to work The brakes failed. to be insufficient or not enough His courage failed (him). (in a test, examination etc) to reject (a candidate) The examiner failed half the class. to disappoint They did not fail him in their support. failing noun a fault or weakness He may have his failings, but he has always treated his children well. failure /-jə/ noun the state or act of failing She was upset by her failure in the exam the failure of the electricity supply. an unsuccessful person or thing He felt he was a failure. inability, refusal etc to do something I was disappointed by his failure to reply. without fail definitely or certainly
sin falta
I shall do it tomorrow without fail.
(Definition of fail from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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