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misfire

verb

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(Entry 1 of 2)

to go wrong
  • their scheme to rob the bank misfired disastrously and landed them all in jail

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misfire

noun

Synonyms & Antonyms of misfire (Entry 2 of 2)

as in failure, dud

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The first known use of misfire was in 1752

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“Misfire.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/misfire. Accessed 5 Jul. 2020.

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