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FAILURE

'FAILURE' is a 7 letter word starting with F and ending with E

Crossword clues for 'FAILURE'

ClueAnswer

Failure (4)FLOP
Complete failure (informal) (4)
Probably not a really good show (4)
Bomb, in Hollywood (4)
Bad dive; belly ___ (4)
Producer's nightmare (4)
Turkey, on Broadway (4)
Broadway bomb (4)
Complete failure (4)
Box office bust (4)
A failure (4)
Dud; bomp (4)
Total failure; fall heavily (4)
Fall heavily (4)
Total failure (4)
Dismal failure (4)
Lay an egg (4)

Lack of success (7)FAILURE
It's said to be "the mother of success" (7)
Opposite of success (7)

Synonyms, crossword answers and other related words for FAILURE

We hope that the following list of synonyms for the word failure will help you to finish your crossword today. We've arranged the synonyms in length order so that they are easier to find.

3 letter words

BUG - DUD - EBB - HIT - MIS - SIN

4 letter words

BALK - BLOW - BOMB - BUST - DASH - DROP - EVIL - FALL - FLAW - FLOP - HASH - HOLE - KINK - LACK - LOSS - MISS - NO GO - PLAY - RIFT - RUIN - SHOW - SKIT - SLIP - SNAG - SOAP - TORT - TRIP - TYPO - VICE - WANE - WORK

5 letter words

BAULK - BOTCH - CATCH - CRACK - CRASH - CRIME - CULPA - DECAY - DRAMA - DYING - ERROR - FAULT - FAUTE - LAPSE - LEMON - LOSER - MALUM - OPERA - PIECE - REVUE - SLUMP - SMASH - TAINT - TEASE - WRONG

6 letter words

ARREAR - BALLET - BREACH - BUFFET - DEARTH - DEFEAT - DEFECT - EBBING - FADING - FELONY - FIASCO - FIZZLE - FOIBLE - GASSER - HIDING - INJURY - LACHES - LAXITY - MASQUE - MIRAGE - MISUSE - MUDDLE - NAUGHT - REVIEW - SERIAL - SITCOM - SKETCH - SLIGHT - WANING

7 letter words

ALSO-RAN - ARREARS - BEATING - BLEMISH - CHARADE - DEBACLE - DECLINE - DEFAULT - DEFICIT - DESCENT - ERRATUM - FAILING - FAILURE - FATUITY - FEWNESS - FOILING - FOLDING - FRAILTY - HIT SHOW - INANITY - LAXNESS - LETDOWN - LICKING - MASTERY - MIRACLE - MISDEAL - MISDEED - MISFIRE - MISPLAY - MISTAKE - MYSTERY - NEGLECT - OFFENSE - OUTRAGE - PAGEANT - PAUCITY - PLAYLET - PROBLEM - QUIETUS - RELAPSE - SETBACK - SUBDUAL - SUCCESS - TABLEAU - TOM SHOW - UNDOING - VEHICLE - WASHOUT

8 letter words

ATROCITY - BAD HABIT - BANKRUPT - BASENESS - COLLAPSE - COMEDOWN - CONQUEST - DEAD DUCK - DEMOTION - DIALOGUE - DOWNFALL - DOWNTURN - DRAWBACK - DRUBBING - DUODRAMA - DUOLOGUE - ENORMITY - FLAGGING - FUTILITY - GENOCIDE - GIVEAWAY - HEAVY SIN - INIQUITY - LAME DUCK - MEANNESS - MISCOUNT - MISPRINT - MORALITY - OMISSION - OVERTURN - PASTORAL - PECCANCY - POORNESS - QUIZ SHOW - SHORTAGE - SLIPPAGE - SUBDUING - TALK SHOW - TELEPLAY - TRESPASS - TRIMMING - UNDERAGE - WATERLOO - WEAK LINK - WEAK SIDE - WEAKNESS - WHIPPING

9 letter words

ARREARAGE - BREAKDOWN - DEADLY SIN - DEATHBLOW - DECADENCE - DECADENCY - DEFECTION - DISREGARD - DOWNTREND - GUILTY ACT - HAPPENING - INFIRMITY - INJUSTICE - INSOLVENT - LATHERING - LOOSE ENDS - LOOSENESS - MELODRAMA - MISREPORT - MONODRAMA - MONOLOGUE - MORAL FLAW - MORTAL SIN - NONENTITY - OVERDRAFT - OVERSIGHT - OVERTHROW - PANEL SHOW - PANTOMIME - PETTINESS - SHORTFALL - SINFUL ACT - SLACKNESS - SMALLNESS - SOAP OPERA - SPECTACLE - STAGE PLAY - STAGE SHOW - THRASHING - TROUNCING - UNCONCERN - UNSUCCESS - VENIAL SIN - VULGARITY - WEAK POINT

10 letter words

ANTIMASQUE - BAFFLEMENT - BANKRUPTCY - CONQUERING - DASHED HOPE - DEBASEMENT - DECLENSION - DEFICIENCY - DEGENERACY - DEROGATION - DEVOLUTION - DRAMALOGUE - EFFETENESS - EXHAUSTION - FALLING-OFF - FALSE ALARM - HUMAN ERROR - INADEQUACY - INEFFICACY - INSOLVENCY - INVALIDITY - INVOLUTION - KITED CHECK - LAMBASTING - LITTLENESS - LOSS OF TONE - MEAGERNESS - MEDIOCRITY - MINOR WRONG - MUSIC DRAMA - NEGLIGENCE - NONSUCCESS - OVERCOMING - PECCADILLO - RADIO DRAMA - REGRESSION - REMISSNESS - ROUGH EDGES - SCANTINESS - SHABBINESS - SKIMPINESS - SOCIODRAMA - TRIVIALITY - VAUDEVILLE

11 letter words

CATASTROPHE - CLIFF HANGER - CLOSET DRAMA - COMEDY DRAMA - CORRIGENDUM - DECLINATION - DEFALCATION - DEFORMATION - DEGRADATION - DELINQUENCY - DEPRAVATION - DERELICTION - DESTRUCTION - ENDLESS TASK - EPIC THEATER - FORLORN HOPE - FRUSTRATION - IMPROPRIETY - INATTENTION - INCOMPETENT - INEXECUTION - INFERIORITY - MALEFACTION - MALFEASANCE - MALFUNCTION - MIRACLE PLAY - MISCARRIAGE - MISDEMEANOR - MISFEASANCE - MISJUDGMENT - MYSTERY PLAY - NONFEASANCE - OVERLOOKING - PASSION PLAY - PROBLEM PLAY - PSYCHODRAMA - SHORTCOMING - SUBJUGATION - USELESSNESS - VARIETY SHOW

12 letter words

BESETTING SIN - BETRAYED HOPE - BLIGHTED HOPE - BOOTLESSNESS - DEBILITATION - DEGENERATION - DEPRAVEDNESS - DEPRECIATION - DISCOMFITURE - DRAMATIC PLAY - ENFEEBLEMENT - EXTRAVAGANZA - FALLING SHORT - GRAND GUIGNOL - HOPE DEFERRED - IMPERFECTION - INADVERTENCE - INADVERTENCY - INCOMPETENCE - INDEBTEDNESS - INDIFFERENCE - INDISCRETION - INOBSERVANCE - LAISSEZ-FAIRE - MINSTREL SHOW - MISDEMEANOUR - MISQUOTATION - MISSTATEMENT - MORALITY PLAY - MUSICAL REVUE - NONADHERENCE - NONEXECUTION - RECEIVERSHIP - RETROCESSION - SHORT MEASURE - SUBNORMALITY - TOTAL THEATER - UNOBSERVANCE - VANQUISHMENT

13 letter words

BOUNCING CHECK - BURLESQUE SHOW - CLERICAL ERROR - DAYTIME SERIAL - DEFECTIVENESS - DETERIORATION - DISCONFORMITY - DOWNWARD TREND - FLASH IN THE PAN - INEXPIABLE SIN - INSUFFICIENCY - LITTLE PROBLEM - MALADROITNESS - MISCONCEPTION - NONCOMPLETION - NONCOMPLIANCE - NONCONFORMITY - NONOBSERVANCE - PASTORAL DRAMA - RETROGRESSION - SIN OF OMISSION - STRAIGHT DRAMA - SUSPENSE DRAMA - TABLEAU VIVANT - TANTALIZATION - TRANSGRESSION - UNFULFILLMENT

14 letter words

BROADCAST DRAMA - DEGENERATENESS - DISAPPOINTMENT - DISCONTINUANCE - DRAMATIC SERIES - FAILURE OF NERVE - INEFFECTUALITY - MISCALCULATION - NEGLECTFULNESS - NONACHIEVEMENT - NONCONFORMANCE - NONDISCHARGING - NONFULFILLMENT - NONPERFORMANCE - NONRESTRICTION - PERMISSIVENESS - RETROGRADATION - SISYPHEAN LABOR - TELEVISION PLAY - UNRIGOROUSNESS - UNSKILLFULNESS - UNUTTERABLE SIN - VAUDEVILLE SHOW - WORK OF PENELOPE

15 letter words

AUDIENCE SUCCESS - CRITICAL SUCCESS - DISILLUSIONMENT - DISSATISFACTION - INEFFECTIVENESS - INEFFECTUALNESS - INSOLVENT DEBTOR - LEGITIMATE DRAMA - MISAPPREHENSION - NONCONSUMMATION - NONINTERFERENCE - POOR STEWARDSHIP - PROCRASTINATION - SENSATIONAL PLAY - SIN OF COMMISSION - SITUATION COMEDY - TELEVISION DRAMA - VULNERABLE PLACE

16 letter words

DOCUMENTARY DRAMA - DOWNWARD MOBILITY - FLY IN THE OINTMENT - MISUNDERSTANDING - OVERDRAWN ACCOUNT - SOMETHING MISSING - THEATER OF CRUELTY - UNSUCCESSFULNESS

17 letter words

FALLEN COUNTENANCE - INEFFICACIOUSNESS - INSUFFICIENT FUNDS - MISIDENTIFICATION - NONACCOMPLISHMENT

18 letter words

BLASTED EXPECTATION - CULPABLE NEGLIGENCE - SORE DISAPPOINTMENT - TYPOGRAPHICAL ERROR - WORD-OF-MOUTH SUCCESS

19 letter words

COUNTERPRODUCTIVITY - CRUEL DISAPPOINTMENT - EXPERIMENTAL THEATER

20 letter words

CRIME AGAINST HUMANITY - IMPROVISATIONAL DRAMA

21 letter words

COUNTERPRODUCTIVENESS

Definition of failure

  • an unexpected omission; "he resented my failure to return his call"; "the mechanic's failure to check the brakes"
  • an act that fails; "his failure to pass the test"
  • an event that does not accomplish its intended purpose; "the surprise party was a complete failure"
  • a person with a record of failing; someone who loses consistently
  • loss of ability to function normally; "kidney failure"
  • lack of success; "he felt that his entire life had been a failure"; "that year there was a crop failure"


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