Translation of "failure" - English-Polish dictionary

failure

noun uk us /ˈfeɪljər/
NO SUCCESS [ U ]

B2 when someone or something does not succeed

niepowodzenie
Their attempt to climb Everest ended in failure.
PERSON/ACTION [ C ]

someone or something that does not succeed

niepowodzenie, ofiara losu
All my life I've felt like a failure.
failure to do sth

B2 when you do not do something that you must do or are expected to do

niezrobienie czegoś
Failure to pay within 14 days will result in prosecution.
NOT WORKING [ C, U ]

B2 when something does not work, or stops working as well as it should

awaria, uszkodzenie, niewydolność
heart failure
All trains were delayed due to a power failure.

(Translation of “failure” from the Cambridge English–Polish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)