Translation of "failing" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /ˈfeɪ.lɪŋ/

a fault or weakness

His one big failing is that he never says he’s sorry.
adjective uk /ˈfeɪ.lɪŋ/

becoming weaker or less successful

que está fracasando, fracasado, deteriorado
a failing business
failing eyesight
In the failing light, it was hard to read the street signs.

(Translation of “failing” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)