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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Failure to reach a minimum required performance v. - Fail to get a passing grade.

Usage examples (37)
  • And so we, lowly flunk from the salt mines, introduced our boss's boss (and others) to Mr Sinha.
  • Supposedly, there is no way to "flunk" a stress test.
  • I don't think it's possible "flunk" the tmatt trio, as you say.
  • Eric Pooley's take on how the authors -- who he says are friends of his -- "flunk" the science. for more
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