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failing

US [ˈfeɪlɪŋ]
UK ['feɪlɪŋ]
  • n.缺点;弱点
  • prep.如果没有;如果不能
  • adj.衰退中的
  • v.“fail”的现在分词
  • Web失败;失败的;不及格
Plural Form:failings  
failing
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n.
1.
[usupl]
弱点;缺点a weakness or fault in sb/sth
She is aware of her own failings.
她了解自己的弱点。
The inquiry acknowledges failings in the judicial system.
这次调查承认司法制度有缺陷。
prep.
1.
如果不能;如果没有used to introduce a suggestion that could be considered if the one just mentioned is not possible
Ask a friend to recommend a doctor or, failing that , ask for a list in your local library.
请朋友推荐一位医生,如果办不到就向当地图书馆要一份名单。

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