Definitions for failing

Definitions for (noun) failing

Main entry: failing, flunk

Definition: failure to reach a minimum required performance

Usage: his failing the course led to his disqualification; he got two flunks on his report

Main entry: failing, weakness

Definition: a flaw or weak point

Usage: he was quick to point out his wife's failings

Definitions for (adj) failing

Main entry: failing

Definition: below acceptable in performance

Usage: received failing grades

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