failing
Pronunciation
  • (America) IPA: /ˈfeɪ.lɪŋ/
Verb
  1. present participle of fail#English|fail
Noun

failing (plural failings)

  1. weakness; defect
    His worst failing is his temper.
Translations Preposition
  1. if the preferred or prior option is not possible
    A large proportion of the females employed in other firms are said to have signified their intention of going on strike, failing a settlement.
Translations
Failing
Proper noun
  1. Surname



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