Despite some electoral successes, these efforts have largely come a cropper, especially with the defeat of Mitt Romney in 2012.
Our favourite of all, was a large handsome pouter or cropper.
There is bound to come a cropper somewhere––usually where you least expect it.
"You deserve to break the King's back over the first cropper," laughed the Seraph.
He'll be redheaded if he knows I am to blame for his coming a cropper.
Thereby his quantitatively equal consumption comes a cropper.
Once he had had great expectations, but alas!dad had just come a cropper.
Many a youth took a cropper hereabouts, and among them was Sid.
So you came a cropper with her, and then you tried it on with me?
I should feel certain that I should come a cropper, but still I'd try it.