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Spell Check of failing

Correct spelling: failing

Definition of failing:

  1. Decaying; declining; becoming insolvent.
  2. The act of failing; the act of becoming insolvent; a weakness.

Google Ngram Viewer results for failing:

This graph shows how "failing" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.

Quotes for failing:

  1. Perseverance is failing 19 times and succeeding the 20th.
  2. I decided to become an actor because I was failing in school and I needed the credits.
  3. By failing to keep their end of the bargain, the Bush administration would allow New Jersey projects to deteriorate and make New Jersey highways and bridges less safe.
  4. Meanwhile after failing the bar twice, I knew some people in New York and moved here in August '71.
  5. Once we realize that imperfect understanding is the human condition there is no shame in being wrong, only in failing to correct our mistakes.