Previous drugs targeting amyloid precursor protein, or APP, have failed.
Throughout this year, the Democrats have failed to play their very strong hand effectively.
They were tribal horse soldiers, not prison guards, and they failed to adequately search the prisoners.
No Republican has won Iowa and New Hampshire and failed to win the nomination.
Perhaps that is a judgment Oscar should consider the next time it rewards good work in a failed project.
We fought like fiends to save you, and we thought we had failed.
The Phoenicians who were not interested in piety succeeded where the others had failed.
Excavation in Palestine has failed to furnish examples of Hebrew work.
Even this, however, failed to afford them as much variety as they wished.
He failed to notice his loss, but directly he was gone M'Adam pounced on it.
early 13c., from Old French falir (11c., Modern French faillir) "be lacking, miss, not succeed," from Vulgar Latin *fallire, from Latin fallere "to trip, cause to fall;" figuratively "to deceive, trick, dupe, cheat, elude; fail, be lacking or defective." Related: Failed; failing. Replaced Old English abreoðan.