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fall short

fall short
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your advertise can be here

Transcription

    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • [fawl shawrt]
    • /fɔl ʃɔrt/
    • /fɔːl ʃɔːt/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [fawl shawrt]
    • /fɔl ʃɔrt/

Definitions of fall short words

  • verbal expression fall short not be satisfactory 1
  • verbal expression fall short not be sufficient 1
  • noun fall short to prove inadequate 0
  • noun fall short to fail to reach or measure up to (a standard) 0
  • noun fall short to be lacking 0
  • noun fall short to fail to meet a standard or goal 0

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Parts of speech for Fall short

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fall short popularity

A pretty common term. Usually people know it’s meaning, but prefer to use a more spread out synonym. About 55% of English native speakers know the meaning and use word.
This word is included in each student's vocabulary. Most likely there is at least one movie with this word in the title.

fall short usage trend in Literature

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