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British English: failure /ˈfeɪljə/ NOUN
Failure is a lack of success in doing or achieving something.
The project ended in failure last year.
- American English: failure
- Arabic: فَشَل
- Brazilian Portuguese: fracasso
- Chinese: 失败
- Croatian: neuspjeh
- Czech: nezdar
- Danish: fiasko
- Dutch: mislukking
- European Spanish: fracaso
- Finnish: epäonnistuminen
- French: échec
- German: Versagen
- Greek: αποτυχία
- Italian: fallimento
- Japanese: 失敗
- Korean: 실패 성공적이 아님
- Norwegian: fiasko
- Polish: niepowodzenie
- European Portuguese: fracasso
- Romanian: eșec
- Russian: неудача
- Latin American Spanish: fracaso
- Swedish: misslyckande
- Thai: ความล้มเหลว
- Turkish: başarısızlık
- Ukrainian: невдача
- Vietnamese: sự thất bại
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