Definitions For Failure


  • An unexpected omission
  • An act that fails
  • An event that does not accomplish its intended purpose
  • A person with a record of failing; someone who loses consistently
  • Loss of ability to function normally
  • Lack of success
  • Inability to discharge all your debts as they come due

Is Failure 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 Failure is worth 10 points in Scrabble and 12 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Failure in a Sentence

  • He became discouraged by his repeated failures in business.
  • He was often crippled by his fear of failure.
  • The accident was caused by engine failure.

Synonyms for Failure

Antonyms for Failure

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