Drop the ball Crossword Clue

While searching our database we found 1 possible solution for the: Drop the ball crossword clue. This crossword clue was last seen on June 15 2024 Wall Street Journal Crossword puzzle. The solution we have for Drop the ball has a total of 4 letters.

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To be wanting; to fall short; to be or become deficient in any measure or degree up to total absence; to cease to be furnished in the usual or expected manner, or to be altogether cut off from supply; to be lacking; as, streams fail; crops fail.
To be affected with want; to come short; to lack; to be deficient or unprovided; -- used with of.
To fall away; to become diminished; to decline; to decay; to sink.
To deteriorate in respect to vigor, activity, resources, etc.; to become weaker; as, a sick man fails.
To perish; to die; -- used of a person.
To be found wanting with respect to an action or a duty to be performed, a result to be secured, etc.; to miss; not to fulfill expectation.
To come short of a result or object aimed at or desired ; to be baffled or frusrated.
To err in judgment; to be mistaken.
To become unable to meet one's engagements; especially, to be unable to pay one's debts or discharge one's business obligation; to become bankrupt or insolvent.
To be wanting to ; to be insufficient for; to disappoint; to desert.
To miss of attaining; to lose.
Miscarriage; failure; deficiency; fault; -- mostly superseded by failure or failing, except in the phrase without fail.
Death; decease.

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99% FAIL Drop the ball Wall Street Journal

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The answer to Drop the ball crossword clue is FAIL

There are a total of 4 letters in Drop the ball crossword clue

The Drop the ball crossword clue was last seen on June 15 2024 Wall Street Journal Crossword puzzle

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