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Synonyms for failure

Synonyms for failure

the condition of not achieving the desired end

one that fails completely

a cessation of proper mechanical functions

nonperformance of what ought to be done

a marked loss of strength or effectiveness

the condition of being financially insolvent

Synonyms for failure

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Failure to conceive a longed-for baby can create a vicious circle of stress, which contributes to the problem.
She is still married to GP Jeremy (George Asprey) but his long, exhausting working hours and her failure to conceive are putting the marriage under pressure.
Motherhood was a dream that Renee Polreis nurtured through years of fertility treatments, her desire for children growing more palpable with each failure to conceive.
Failure to conceive of the metaphysics of Being analogously, Harris argues, leads to viewpoints such as Parmenides' monism, which cannot coherently account for difference.
BEIJING -- Infertility, defined as the failure to conceive after 12 months or more of regular, unprotected intercourse, may affect as many as 15 percent of couples around the world including Asia.
I can see such a failure to conceive could plunge a woman into feelings of inadequacy, even worthlessness.
Mrs B does not know whether her failure to conceive was also the result of an error - and her husband lives with the knowledge that he is the blood father of another woman's children.
Infertility - a failure to conceive after a year of unprotected sex - affects nearly one out of five married couples in the United States.
Male factors are to blame for between one-third to one-half of infertility, which is defined as the failure to conceive in a year.
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