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failed

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verb

past tense of fail
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as in died
to stop functioning my car failed just as I was about to head to work

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as in disappointed
to fall short in satisfying the expectation or hope of although the minor-league franchise continues to fail local fans, hope springs eternal

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“Failed.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/failed. Accessed 29 May. 2024.

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