How to Pronounce fail?

Correct pronunciation for the word "fail" is [fˈe͡ɪl], [fˈe‍ɪl], [f_ˈeɪ_l].

What are the misspellings for fail?

"Fail" in context

The dictionary definition of "fail" is to not achieve a desired outcome or not live up to expectations. Failing can be a source of personal and professional set-backs, and it is an important part of the learning process. Even the most successful people fail at times, and can use those experiences to help them become better learners and overall better people.

It is important to remember that failure is not necessarily the enemy, but rather it offers opportunities for reflection, growth and re-evaluation. Failing can be a chance for us to look back at our process and determine what went wrong.

What are similar-sounding words for fail?

Usage over time for fail:

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


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