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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 Renal Failure

Sentences with acute-renal-failure


1. Noun Phrase
High blood sugar levels over a prolonged period can result in anemia, neurological disorders and acute renal failure.

2. Noun Phrase
In many cases, acute renal failure can be caused by an infection.

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. acute

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

Synonyms

  • sharp

Antonyms

  • undiscerning
  • indistinct

Etymology

  • acutus (Latin)

7. acute

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

Antonyms

  • indiscriminate

Etymology

  • acutus (Latin)

8. 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)

9. renal

adjective. ['ˈriːnəl'] of or relating to the kidneys.

Etymology

  • renalis (Latin)
  • renes (Latin)

10. acute

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

Antonyms

  • undiscriminating

Etymology

  • acutus (Latin)
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