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  1. failed

    • IPA[fāld]

    美式

    • adj.
      (of an undertaking or a relationship) not achieving its end or not lasting; unsuccessful;(of a person) unsuccessful in a particular activity, especially not good enough to make a living by it
    • 釋義

    形容詞

    • 1. (of an undertaking or a relationship) not achieving its end or not lasting; unsuccessful a failed coup attempt
    • (of a person) unsuccessful in a particular activity, especially not good enough to make a living by it a failed writer
    • (of a business) unable to continue due to financial difficulties a failed transport company
    • 2. (of a mechanism) not functioning properly; broken-down an aircraft with a failed engine