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fails

fails
Become bankrupt or insolvent; fail financially and close; "The toy company went bankrupt after the competition hired cheap Mexican labor"; "A number of banks failed that year"
Fall short in what is expected; "She failed in her obligations as a good daughter-in-law"; "We must not fail his obligation to the victims of the Holocaust"
Fail to get a passing grade; "She studied hard but failed nevertheless"; "Did I fail the test?"
Judge unacceptable; "The teacher failed six students"
Be unsuccessful; "Where do today's public schools fail?"; "The attempt to rescue the hostages failed miserably"
Fail to do something; leave something undone; "She failed to notice that her child was no longer in his crib"; "The secretary failed to call the customer and the company lost the account"
Be unable; "I fail to understand your motives"
Get worse; "Her health is declining"
Prove insufficient; "The water supply for th

fairs

fairs
A traveling show; having sideshows and rides and games of skill etc.
Join so that the external surfaces blend smoothly
A sale of miscellany; often for charity; "the church bazaar"
A competitive exhibition of farm products; "she won a blue ribbon for her baking at the county fair"
Gathering of producers to promote business; "world fair"; "trade fair"; "book fair"

flips

flips
Throw or toss with a light motion; "flip me the beachball"; "toss me newspaper"
Lightly throw to see which side comes up; "I don't know what to do--I may as well flip a coin!"
Cause to move with a flick; "he flicked his Bic"
Toss with a sharp movement so as to cause to turn over in the air
Look through a book or other written material; "He thumbed through the report"; "She leafed through the volume"
(sports) the act of throwing the ball to another member of your team; "the pass was fumbled"
An acrobatic feat in which the feet roll over the head (either forward or backward) and return
A dive in which the diver somersaults before entering the water
Reverse (a direction, attitude, or course of action)
The act of flipping a coin
Go mad, go crazy; "He flipped when he heard that he was being laid off"
A sudden, quick movement; "with a flip of the wrist"; "the fish flipped over"

flits

flits
A secret move (to avoid paying debts); "they did a moonlight flit"
A sudden quick movement
Move along rapidly and lightly; skim or dart; "The hummingbird flitted among the branches"

foils

foils
A light slender flexible sword tipped by a button
A piece of thin and flexible sheet metal; "the photographic film was wrapped in foil"
Picture consisting of a positive photograph or drawing on a transparent base; viewed with a projector
A device consisting of a flat or curved piece (as a metal plate) so that its surface reacts to the water it is passing through; "the fins of a fish act as hydrofoils"
Anything that serves by contrast to call attention to another thing's good qualities; "pretty girls like plain friends as foils"
Cover or back with foil; "foil mirrors"
Fencing sword
Hinder or prevent (the efforts, plans, or desires) of; "What ultimately frustrated every challenger was Ruth's amazing September surge"; "foil your opponent"
Enhance by contrast; "In this picture, the figures are foiled against the background"

fries

fries
Strips of potato fried in deep fat
A young person of either sex; "she writes books for children"; "they're just kids"; "`tiddler' is a British term for youngster"
English dramatist noted for his comic verse dramas (born 1907)
English painter and art critic (1866-1934)
Young fish, especially when newly hatched
Cook on a hot surface using fat; "fry the pancakes"
Kill by electrocution, as in the electric chair; "The serial killer was electrocuted"
Be excessively hot; "If the children stay out on the beach for another hour, they'll be fried"