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Failure - synonyms or related words

fail

noun

informal

a mistake or a failure, especially of something that was expected to be good

fiasco

noun

a complete and embarrassing failure

debacle

noun

something that fails completely in an embarrassing way

error

noun

a failure in a computer process

failure

noun

a situation in which something such as a machine or an organ in your body stops working correctly

flop

noun

informal

a complete failure

washout

noun

informal

a failure

collapse

noun

a situation in which something fails or stops existing

breakdown

noun

a situation in which something has failed or is beginning to fail

malfunction

noun

a failure to work or operate correctly

nanodegree

a course of study which is much shorter than a university course and focuses on the skills you need for a job, especially computer-related skills

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dolt

a stupid person

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hypocaust

an ancient Roman system of underfloor heating, used to heat houses with hot air; from the Latin 'hypocaustum'

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