failing

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(law) recklessly acting without reasonable caution and putting another person at risk of injury or death (or failing to do something with the same consequences) criminal negligence , culpable negligence
act of failing to meet a financial obligation default , nonpayment , nonremittal
failing or deficiency defect , shortcoming
(cards) the act of throwing out a useless card or to failing to follow suit discard
deliberate act of failing to pay money evasion , nonpayment
person with a record of failing; someone who loses consistently failure , loser , nonstarter , unsuccessful person
quality of failing to be considerate of others inconsiderateness , inconsideration , thoughtlessness
certain and incapable of failing infallible
criticism for failing reproof
failing to hold or slipping out of place slippage
quality of failing to conform to law unlawfulness
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