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fail·ure
[feyl-yer]
NOUN
1.
an act or instance of failing or proving unsuccessful; lack of success: His effort ended in failure. The campaign was a failure.
2.
nonperformance of something due, required, or expected: a failure to do what one has promised; a failure to appear.
3.
a subnormal quantity or quality; an insufficiency: the failure of crops.
4.
deterioration or decay, especially of vigor, strength, etc.: The failure of her health made retirement necessary.
5.
a condition of being bankrupt by reason of insolvency.
6.
a becoming insolvent or bankrupt: the failure of a bank.
7.
a person or thing that proves unsuccessful: He is a failure in his career. The cake is a failure.
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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Failure

Failure is the state or condition of not meeting a desirable or intended objective, and may be viewed as the opposite of success. Product failure ranges from failure to sell the product to fracture of the product, in the worst cases leading to personal injury, the province of forensic engineering.

www.thesaurus.com/browse/failure

Synonyms for failure at Thesaurus.com with free online thesaurus, antonyms, and definitions. Dictionary and Word of the Day.

www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/failure

Define failure: omission of occurrence or performance; specifically : a failing to perform a duty or expected action — failure in a sentence.

www.dictionary.com/browse/failure

Failure definition, an act or instance of failing or proving unsuccessful; lack of success: His effort ended in failure. The campaign was a failure. See more.

99u.com/articles/7072/why-success-always-starts-with-failure

“Few of our own failures are fatal,” economist and Financial Times columnist Tim Harford writes in his new book, Adapt: Why Success Always Starts With Failure. This may be true, but we certainly don't act like it. When our mistakes stare us in the face, we often find it so upsetting that we miss out on the primary benefit of ...

www.forbes.com/sites/ekaterinawalter/2013/12/30/30-powerful-quotes-on-failure

Dec 30, 2013 ... Whether we like it or not, failure is a necessary stepping stone to building our dreams. Here are 30 quotes that will hopefully inspire you to look at failure differently.

en.oxforddictionaries.com/definition/failure

Definition of failure - lack of success, the neglect or omission of expected or required action, the action or state of not functioning.

dictionary.cambridge.org/dictionary/english/failure

failure meaning, definition, what is failure: the fact of someone or something not succeeding: . Learn more.

www.ted.com/topics/failure

A collection of TED Talks (and more) on the topic of failure.