words fail someone

Definition of words fail someone

  1. —used to say that a person does not know what to say <He wanted to express his appreciation for all they had done, but words failed him.>

Word by Word Definitions

wordplay words
  1. :  something that is said

    :  talk, discourse

    :  the text of a vocal musical composition

  1. :  speak

    :  to express in words :  phrase

failplay
  1. :  to lose strength :  weaken

    :  to fade or die away

    :  to stop functioning normally

  1. :  failure

    :  a failure (as by a security dealer) to deliver or receive securities within a prescribed period after purchase or sale

someoneplay
  1. :  some person :  somebody


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