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failing

fail·ing

failing

 
pronunciation:
feI lIng
parts of speech:
noun, preposition
features:
Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a weakness or shortcoming in a person or thing.
antonyms:
merit, strength, virtue
similar words:
defect, fault, foible, infirmity, limitation, shortcoming, vice, weakness
definition 2: an act that fails.
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part of speech: preposition
definition: in the absence of.
Failing rain, we will walk in the park.
derivation: failingly (adv.)