how to pronounce failing

/ˈfɛɪlɪŋ/

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failing is pronounced in two syllables

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fɛɪlɪŋ

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An example use of failing in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… know here's what you're failing and so …”

meanings of failing

verb:

  1. Present participle of fail.

noun:

  1. Weakness; defect.

preposition:

  1. If the preferred or prior option is not possible.

name:

  1. A surname​.

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