Definitions For Fail


  • Get worse
  • Stop operating or functioning
  • Prove insufficient
  • Disappoint, prove undependable to; abandon, forsake
  • Become bankrupt or insolvent; fail financially and close
  • Fall short in what is expected
  • Fail to get a passing grade
  • Judge unacceptable
  • Be unsuccessful
  • Fail to do something; leave something undone
  • Be unable
  • To not succeed : to end without success
  • To not succeed as a business : to become bankrupt
  • To not do (something that you should do or are expected to do)

Is Fail a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Fail is worth 7 points in Scrabble and 8 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Fail in a Sentence

  • He failed in his first attempt but succeeded in his second attempt.
  • His first company failed, but his second company succeeded.
  • He felt that he had failed her when she needed him most.

Synonyms for Fail

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