In his defining NBA season, the Miami Heat superstar keeps missing game-winning shots and failing to step up as a team leader.
Annie Lee Cooper, well played by Winfrey, is shown trying but failing to register to vote.
Instead, he settles with “oops” after failing to find the answer in his cue cards.
Right now, however, government is perceived as failing on both scores.
But they can never accept large compensation payouts to entities that are failing or have failed.
"This is their misfortune or failing, not the fault of the system," returned Ida.
There is room for two or three, from the Jameses failing us at the last.
In 1876, he entered the ministry of the Baptist church but on account of failing health was compelled to leave the work.
When they have absorbed the sauce, complete the cooking with broth or, failing that, with water.
If I am neglecting my lawful opportunities, if I am failing to see wisely and correctly, I shall be grateful for counsel.
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.