Synonyms of 'failure'

also-ran, antimasque, arrear, arrearage, arrears, atrocity, balk, ballet, bankrupt, bankruptcy, beating, blemish, blow, bomb, botch, breach, breakdown, buffet, bug, bust, catch, charade, closet drama, collapse, comedown, conquest, corrigendum, crack, crash, crime, culpa, dash, dead duck, dearth, deathblow, debacle, decadence, decadency, Decay, declension, declination, decline, defalcation, default, defeat, defect, defection, defectiveness, deficiency, deficit, deformation, degeneracy, degeneration, degradation, delinquency, depravation, depreciation, dereliction, derogation, descent, destruction, deterioration, devolution, dialogue, disappointment, discomfiture, disconformity, discontinuance, disregard, dissatisfaction, downfall, downtrend, downturn, downward mobility, drama, drawback, drop, drubbing, dud, duologue, dying, ebb, effeteness, enormity, erratum, error, evil, exhaustion, extravaganza, failing, fall, false alarm, fatuity, fault, felony, fewness, fiasco, fizzle, flagging, flaw, flop, foible, forlorn hope, frailty, frustration, futility, gasser, genocide, giveaway, Grand Guignol, happening, hash, hiding, hit, hole, imperfection, impropriety, inadvertence, inadvertency, inanity, inattention, incompetence, incompetent, indifference, indiscretion, ineffectiveness, ineffectualness, inefficaciousness, inefficacy, inexecution, inferiority, infirmity, iniquity, injury, injustice, inobservance, insolvency, insolvent, insufficiency, invalidity, involution, kink, laches, lack, laissez-faire, lame duck, lapse, laxity, Laxness, lemon, letdown, licking, loser, loss, maladroitness, malefaction, malfeasance, masque, mastery, meagerness, mediocrity, melodrama, miracle, miracle play, mirage, misapprehension, miscarriage, misconception, miscount, misdeal, misdeed, misdemeanor, misfeasance, misplay, misprint, misquotation, misreport, miss, misstatement, mistake, misunderstanding, misuse, monodrama, monologue, morality, morality play, muddle, music drama, mystery, mystery play, neglect, negligence, noncompliance, nonconformance, nonconformity, nonentity, nonfeasance, nonfulfillment, nonobservance, nonperformance, offense, omission, opera, outrage, overdraft, oversight, overthrow, overturn, pageant, pantomime, passion play, pastoral, paucity, peccadillo, piece, play, playlet, poorness, problem, psychodrama, quietus, receivership, regression, retrocession, retrogradation, retrogression, review, revue, rift, ruin, serial, shortage, shortcoming, shortfall, show, sin, sitcom, situation comedy, sketch, skit, slight, slip, slippage, slump, smash, snag, soap, spectacle, subdual, success, tableau, tableau vivant, taint, talk show, tease, teleplay, thrashing, tort, trespass, trimming, trip, triviality, typo, unconcern, underage, undoing, unskillfulness, unsuccess, unsuccessfulness, uselessness, vaudeville, vehicle, venial sin, vice, vulgarity, wane, washout, Waterloo, weakness, whipping, work, wrong