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Fail

Antonyms for fail:

complete, succeed, achieve, reach, prosper, deliver, pass, manage, accomplish, gain, procure, win, earn, obtain.

Synonyms for fail:

Sense 2 (noun)

let down, disappoint.

Sense 3 (noun)

backfire, sink, decline.

Sense 5 (noun)

backpedal, renege, go back on.

Sense 6 (noun)

graduate, downgrade, grade, promote, track, mark down, mark.

Sense 7 (noun)

thrive.

Sense 8 (noun)

parch, the dry season, dry, drought.

Sense 10 (noun)

fade, degenerate, deteriorate, wane, waste, languish, fizzle.

abandon, forsake (verb)

disregard, disappoint, omit, ignore, forget, let down, overlook, neglect.

be unsuccessful (verb)

break down, flounder, founder, miscarry, fizzle, flop, miss, fall, decline, fold, blunder, deteriorate, go wrong, go down, abort, fall short.

disappoint (verb)

let down.

err (verb)

goof.

fail (verb)

falter, flop, fall, flounder, fall short, stumble, lose, flunk, blunder, bust, collapse.

misjudge (verb)

err.

neglect (verb)

disregard, overlook, forget, ignore, neglect.

social (verb)

neglect.

Sense 2

burn out, bloodbath, pack up, close up, closure, elude, evade, sell out, backfire, unravel, deselect, shut down, choke up, qualify, liquidation, cut out, dip out, ax, sell off, thrive, shut.

Sense 3

crack-up, jam, liquidate, sour, go under, grief, wane, downgrade, degenerate, lag, certify, deteriorate, short, nosedive, atrophy, fizzle.

Sense 4

mark down, tank, go off, go down.

Sense 5

get through, go for, fold, grade, freeze, wind up, strike out, graduate, crash, decline, fade.

Sense 6

promote, sit, retake.

Sense 8

waste, back up.

Sense 9

blow.

Sense 11

score.

Sense 12

sink.

Sense 14

dry.

Sense 15

mark.

Sense 16

track.

Sense 20

close.

Sense 23

take.

blow

miss, goof.

botch

bungle.

bungle

mismanage, botch.

cease

intermit.

deteriorate

sink, lose it.

die

break down, run low, conk.

disappoint

let down.

fall behind

drop behind.

leave behind

forget.

let down

fall short.

lose

lose.

misbehave

go wrong.

overlook

slip up on.

peter out

peter out, die out.

weaken

ease up.

worsen

come down.

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