Is FAIL a scrabble word?

Words with Friends :  YES

English International (SOWPODS) :  YES

Collins Scrabble Words :  YES

Official Tournament & Club Word List :  YES

Enable1 Dictionary :  YES

Letterpress Dictionary :  YES

Definitions for the word 'fail'


  1. FAIL, get worse
  2. FAIL, stop operating or functioning
  3. FAIL, prove insufficient
  4. FAIL, disappoint, prove undependable to; abandon, forsake
  5. FAIL, become bankrupt or insolvent; fail financially and close
  6. FAIL, fall short in what is expected
  7. FAIL, fail to get a passing grade
  8. FAIL, judge unacceptable
  9. FAIL, be unsuccessful
  10. FAIL, fail to do something; leave something undone
  11. FAIL, be unable
  12. FAIL, to not succeed : to end without success
  13. FAIL, to not succeed as a business : to become bankrupt
  14. FAIL, to not do (something that you should do or are expected to do)

Synonyms for 'fail'

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

How to use the word 'fail' in a sentence

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

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