Food for Thought. Failure. What is failure?. The OED defines failure as the lack of success. In a thesaurus, the antonym (word with opposite meaning) of failure is success. Some synonyms for failure. Defeat Disaster Washout Dead loss. Loser Disappointment Write-off Catastrophe.
Food for Thought
The OED defines failure as the lack of success.
In a thesaurus, the antonym (word with opposite meaning) of failure is success.
1 acquire a knowledge of, acquire skill in, become competent in, become proficient in, grasp, master, take in, absorb, assimilate, digest, familiarize oneself with; study, read up on, be taught, have lessons in;informal get the hang of.
“I have missed more than 9000 shots in my career. I have lost almost 300 games. 26 times I have been entrusted to take the game-winning shot... and missed. I have failed over and over and over again in my life. That is why I succeed.”