Translation of "misfire" - English-Turkish dictionary

misfire

verb [ I ] uk us /mɪsˈfaɪər/

When something that you do misfires, it does not have the result that you intended.

başarısızlığa uğramak; sonuç alamamak; suya düşmek; boşa çıkmak; gerçekleşmemek
His joke misfired badly, and he was forced to make a public apology.

(Translation of “misfire” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)