failing grade/mark

Definition of failing grade/mark

  1. :  a grade/mark that shows that someone did not pass a test or course of study He received a failing grade/mark in chemistry.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  a usually slight or insignificant defect in character, conduct, or ability

  1. :  in absence or default of

  1. :  a position in a scale of ranks or qualities

    :  a stage in a process

    :  a degree of severity in illness

  1. :  to arrange in grades :  sort

    :  to arrange in a scale or series

    :  to assign to a grade or assign a grade to

  1. :  being, involving, or yielding domestic animals of improved but not pure stock

  1. :  a boundary land

    :  a conspicuous object serving as a guide for travelers

    :  something (such as a line, notch, or fixed object) designed to record position

  1. :  to fix or trace out the bounds or limits of

    :  to plot the course of :  chart

    :  to designate as if by a mark

  1. :  any of various old European units of weight used especially for gold and silver

    :  a unit equal to about eight ounces (248 grams)

    :  a unit of value:

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to cast off or become cast off

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