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1. failure

noun. ['ˈfeɪljɝ'] an act that fails.

Synonyms

  • nonconformance
  • lapsing
  • default
  • reversion
  • nonremittal
  • reverting
  • out
  • nonachievement
  • relapse
  • nonaccomplishment
  • backsliding
  • naught
  • error
  • nonpayment
  • lapse
  • relapsing
  • nonconformity
  • flunk
  • misplay
  • failing

Antonyms

  • passing
  • sympatry
  • absence
  • live birth

Etymology

  • failer (Anglo-Norman)
  • faillir (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

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Rhymes with Acute Kidney Failure

Sentences with acute-kidney-failure


1. Noun Phrase
Both diarrhea and vomiting, when they lead to dehydration, can indirectly result in acute kidney failure.

2. Noun Phrase
In rare cases of acute kidney failure, the veterinarian may need to perform dialysis, according to WebMD.

2. failure

noun. ['ˈfeɪljɝ'] an event that does not accomplish its intended purpose.

Synonyms

  • licking
  • equipment failure
  • miscarriage
  • defeat
  • breakdown
  • miss
  • ruin
  • fizzle
  • flame-out
  • flop
  • bust
  • ruination
  • occurrent
  • downfall
  • misfire
  • miscreation
  • natural event
  • abortion
  • happening
  • malformation
  • malfunction

Antonyms

  • victory
  • succumb
  • synthesis
  • man

Etymology

  • failer (Anglo-Norman)
  • faillir (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

3. failure

noun. ['ˈfeɪljɝ'] a person with a record of failing; someone who loses consistently.

Synonyms

  • washout
  • unfortunate
  • unfortunate person
  • unsuccessful person
  • nonstarter
  • flop
  • flash in the pan
  • underdog
  • loser
  • dud
  • bankrupt

Antonyms

  • mind
  • attend to
  • succeed
  • stay in place

Etymology

  • failer (Anglo-Norman)
  • faillir (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

4. failure

noun. ['ˈfeɪljɝ'] lack of success.

Synonyms

  • fate
  • portion
  • crop failure
  • lot
  • dead duck
  • destiny
  • bankruptcy
  • bank failure
  • fortune
  • circumstances

Antonyms

  • hit
  • confront
  • repair
  • make

Etymology

  • failer (Anglo-Norman)
  • faillir (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

5. failure

noun. ['ˈfeɪljɝ'] an unexpected omission.

Synonyms

  • skip
  • breach
  • disappointment
  • omission
  • dashing hopes

Antonyms

  • appearance
  • beginning
  • ending
  • allopatry

Etymology

  • failer (Anglo-Norman)
  • faillir (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

6. kidney

noun. ['ˈkɪdni'] either of two bean-shaped excretory organs that filter wastes (especially urea) from the blood and excrete them and water in urine.

Synonyms

  • nephron
  • renal vein
  • urinary tract
  • renal artery
  • arcuate vein of the kidney
  • venae renis
  • suprarenal gland
  • arcuate artery of the kidney
  • renal pelvis
  • urinary organ
  • arteria renalis
  • vena renalis
  • excretory organ
  • vena arcuata renis
  • pelvis
  • uriniferous tubule
  • renal cortex
  • venae interlobulares renis
  • adrenal

Etymology

  • kednei (Middle English (1100-1500))

7. acute

adjective. ['əˈkjuːt'] extremely sharp or intense.

Synonyms

  • sharp

Antonyms

  • undiscerning
  • indistinct

Etymology

  • acutus (Latin)

8. acute

adjective. ['əˈkjuːt'] having or experiencing a rapid onset and short but severe course.

Antonyms

  • indiscriminate

Etymology

  • acutus (Latin)

9. acute

adjective. ['əˈkjuːt'] having or demonstrating ability to recognize or draw fine distinctions.

Synonyms

  • knifelike
  • penetrative
  • piercing
  • incisive
  • perceptive
  • keen
  • penetrating
  • sharp

Antonyms

  • bad
  • mild
  • dullness
  • stupid

Etymology

  • acutus (Latin)

10. acute

adjective. ['əˈkjuːt'] of critical importance and consequence.

Antonyms

  • undiscriminating

Etymology

  • acutus (Latin)
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