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Spell Check of fails

Correct spelling: fails

Common misspellings for fails:

  • failes (58%)
  • faills (11%)
  • fals (8%)
  • faisl (5%)
  • fials (4%)
  • fales (4%)
  • fils (3%)
Misspellings percentages are collected from over 15,411,110 spell check sessions on www.spellchecker.net from Jan 2010 - Jun 2012.

Examples of usage for fails:

  1. The exterior she left alone- to alter an exterior costs a heavy sum and often fails. "Hodge and His Masters" , Richard Jefferies.
  2. Too many working- men's families spend all that is earned while trade is brisk, and when employment fails they are as badly off as ever. "Political economy" , W. Stanley Jevons.
  3. In like manner also it fails to meet the first requirements of the whole series, viz. "The Law and the Word" , Thomas Troward.

Quotes for fails:

  1. As one gets older, it happens that in the morning one fails to remember the airplane trip to be taken in a few hours or the lecture scheduled for the afternoon. - Rudolf Arnheim
  2. In the transmission of human culture, people always attempt to replicate, to pass on to the next generation the skills and values of the parents, but the attempt always fails because cultural transmission is geared to learning, not DNA. - Gregory Bateson
  3. Government loses its claim to legitimacy when it fails to fulfill its obligations. - Martin L. Gross
  4. Laziness is a secret ingredient that goes into failure. But it's only kept a secret from the person who fails. - Robert Half
  5. All the revision in the world will not save a bad first draft: for the architecture of the thing comes, or fails to come, in the first conception, and revision only affects the detail and ornament, alas! - T. E. Lawrence

Idioms for fails:

  1. if all else fails
  2. sth never fails
  3. never fails