flunk


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Synonyms for flunk

fail

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  • fail
  • screw up
  • flop in
  • plough
  • be unsuccessful in
  • not make the grade at
  • not come up to scratch in
  • not come up to the mark in

Synonyms for flunk

to receive less than a passing grade

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Synonyms for flunk

failure to reach a minimum required performance

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fail to get a passing grade

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Sathya participated in two events -- the 200m and 4x100m relay -- in Guangzhou last month, even though the AFI was informed about his dope flunk a couple of days before he was to participate in the competition.
But an important guideline was left out that is causing M240s to flunk the test.
did not, in fact, haul miscreants up before congressional committees," he writes, "fire or flunk non-conformists, pillory them in the press or take their passports away.
The Norwegian techno-folk quartet Flunk evokes Bjork on the dreamy ``Play,'' while Scotland's Reindeer Sections' airy melody ``Cartwheels'' recalls the music of '80s Britpop trio Dream Academy, the band whose hit ``Life in a Northern Town'' gave the world the chorus ``ah hey ma ma ma.
So MLB's PR spin seems to be this: We gave everyone a heads-up last spring about ``survey'' testing, only 5 percent of about 1,400 were dumb enough to come up positive, which proves we really don't have as big a problem as some loud-mouthed ex-players say we do, but nevertheless we're going to have this spineless system in place so that, if someone does flunk another test, we'll make sure he ``gets some help'' and hopefully is able to find an alternative way of bulking up that won't come up in subsequent urine samples we ask for down the road.
CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 29, 1996--When it comes to appropriate insurance coverage, most home-based businesses flunk out.
They didn't flunk the test due to a woeful lack of preparation; the test failed them.