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失敗, しっぱい

  • shippai


noun (common) (futsuumeishi), nouns which may take the genitive case particle `no', noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru

  • failure
  • mistake
  • blunder

Examples of 失敗,しっぱい in a Sentence

Everybody fails once or twice.
I think this not a method that I can really recommend unless you are willing to risk failure.
Attempts to fight the fire with buckets soon proved fruitless.
He failed in spite of his great efforts.
Having failed four times, he didn't try anymore.
Ah, I've failed again!
I was afraid that you had failed.
The reason for your failure is that you did not try hard enough.
He would have failed in his business but that you helped him.
Without your advice, I would have failed in the attempt.

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