failure - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate failure

failure is hyphenated as fail-ure

How to pronounce failure

failure is pronounced ´fāɪljər

Number of syllables in failure

The number of syllables in failure is 2

What part of speech in failure?

failure is a noun

How common in the word failure?

failure is not ranked in the list of most common words in English

What sentiment does failure convey?

Has a sentiment score of -2 on a scale of -5 to +5

Common collocations after 'failure'

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Common collocations before 'failure'

after, death, did, even, felt, heart, knew, like, now, only, own, such, system, though, will

Common collocations of 'failure'

after, also, case, death, did, end, even, felt, first, heart, how, knew, know, like, look, man, may, mechanical, never, now, only, own, power, such, system, think, though, time, will, year

Words with similar spelling to failure

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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, closet drama, collapse, comedown, conquest, crack, crime, dash, dearth, debacle, decadence, decadency, Decay, declension, declination, decline, defalcation, default, defeat, defect, defection, defectiveness, deficiency, deficit, deformation, degeneracy, degeneration, degradation, delinquency, depravation, depreciation, dereliction, descent, destruction, deterioration, disappointment, discomfiture, discontinuance, disregard, dissatisfaction, downfall, downtrend, downturn, downward mobility, drama, drawback, drop, drubbing, dud, dying, ebb, effeteness, enormity, erratum, error, evil, exhaustion, extravaganza, failing, fall, false alarm, fatuity, fault, felony, fewness, fiasco, fizzle, flagging, flop, foible, forlorn hope, frailty, frustration, gasser, genocide, giveaway, Grand Guignol, happening, hiding, hit, hole, impropriety, inadvertence, inadvertency, inanity, inattention, incompetent, indifference, indiscretion, ineffectiveness, ineffectualness, inefficaciousness, inefficacy, inexecution, inferiority, infirmity, iniquity, injury, injustice, inobservance, insolvency, insolvent, insufficiency, invalidity, involution, kink, lack, laissez-faire, lame duck, laxity, Laxness, lemon, licking, loser, loss, maladroitness, masque, mastery, mediocrity, melodrama, miracle, miracle play, mirage, misapprehension, miscarriage, misconception, miscount, misdemeanor, misfeasance, misquotation, misreport, miss, misstatement, misunderstanding, misuse, monodrama, monologue, 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, morality play, morality, mistake, misprint, misplay, misdeed, misdeal, meagerness, malfeasance, malefaction, letdown, lapse, laches, incompetence, imperfection, hash, futility, flaw, duologue, disconformity, dialogue, devolution, derogation, deathblow, dead duck, culpa, crash, corrigendum, charade, 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, unconcern, underage, undoing, unskillfulness, unsuccess, unsuccessfulness, uselessness, vaudeville, vehicle, venial sin, vice, vulgarity, wane, weakness, whipping, work, wrong, Waterloo, washout, typo

Common Conjunction Collocations of failure

and, but, either, neither, nor, or, yet, Nor

Lists containing failure

Common collocations of 'mechanical'
Synonyms of 'arrearage'
Synonyms of 'arrears'
Synonyms of 'atrocity'
Synonyms of 'bad habit'
Synonyms of 'balk'
Synonyms of 'ballet'
Synonyms of 'bankrupt'
Synonyms of 'bankruptcy'
Synonyms of 'beating'
Synonyms of 'blemish'
Synonyms of 'blow'
Synonyms of 'bomb'
Synonyms of 'breach'
Synonyms of 'breakdown'
Synonyms of 'buffet'
Synonyms of 'bug'
Synonyms of 'bust'
Synonyms of 'catastrophe'
Synonyms of 'catch'
Synonyms of 'charade'
Synonyms of 'collapse'
Synonyms of 'comedown'
Synonyms of 'conquest'
Synonyms of 'crack'
Synonyms of 'crash'
Synonyms of 'crime'
Synonyms of 'dash'
Synonyms of 'deathblow'
Synonyms of 'debacle'
Synonyms of 'decadence'
Synonyms of 'declination'
Synonyms of 'decline'
Synonyms of 'defalcation'
Synonyms of 'default'
Synonyms of 'defeat'
Synonyms of 'defect'
Synonyms of 'defection'
Synonyms of 'deficiency'
Synonyms of 'deficit'
Synonyms of 'degeneration'
Synonyms of 'degradation'
Synonyms of 'delinquency'
Synonyms of 'depravation'
Synonyms of 'depreciation'
Synonyms of 'dereliction'
Synonyms of 'derogation'
Synonyms of 'descent'
Synonyms of 'destruction'
Synonyms of 'deterioration'
Synonyms of 'dialogue'
Synonyms of 'disappointment'
Synonyms of 'discomfiture'
Synonyms of 'disregard'
Synonyms of 'dissatisfaction'
Synonyms of 'downfall'
Synonyms of 'downturn'
Synonyms of 'drama'
Synonyms of 'drawback'
Synonyms of 'drop'
Synonyms of 'dud'
Synonyms of 'duologue'
Synonyms of 'dying'
Synonyms of 'ebb'
Synonyms of 'enormity'
Synonyms of 'erratum'
Synonyms of 'error'
Synonyms of 'evil'
Synonyms of 'extravaganza'
Synonyms of 'failing'
Synonyms of 'fall'
Synonyms of 'fatuity'
Synonyms of 'fault'
Synonyms of 'felony'
Synonyms of 'fiasco'
Synonyms of 'fizzle'
Synonyms of 'flaw'
Synonyms of 'flop'
Synonyms of 'foible'
Common Noun Collocations of act
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Common Noun Collocations of agree
Common Noun Collocations of advantage
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