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1. equipment

noun. ['ɪˈkwɪpmənt'] an instrumentality needed for an undertaking or to perform a service.

Synonyms

  • equipage
  • robotics equipment
  • gear
  • setup
  • game equipment
  • material
  • orbiter
  • teaching aid
  • radiotherapy equipment
  • instrumentation
  • fuel system
  • apparatus
  • photographic equipment
  • appurtenance
  • stock-in-trade
  • satellite
  • recorder
  • paraphernalia
  • automation
  • naval equipment
  • sports equipment
  • electronic equipment
  • recording machine
  • rescue equipment
  • instrumentality
  • artificial satellite
  • life support
  • electrical system
  • engine cooling system
  • materiel
  • test equipment
  • life-support system
  • recording equipment

Antonyms

  • insulator
  • conductor
  • incorporeal
  • unbodied

Etymology

  • -ment (English)
  • -amentum (Latin)
  • equip (English)
  • équiper (French)

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Words that Rhyme with Equipment Failure

Example sentences of the word equipment-failure


1. Noun Phrase
They must report spills and prevent shutdowns from equipment failure.

2. Noun Phrase
They must be on call for emergencies such as equipment failure.

2. 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))

3. 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))

4. 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))

5. 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))

6. 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))

7. failure

noun. ['ˈfeɪljɝ'] inability to discharge all your debts as they come due.

Synonyms

  • bankruptcy

Antonyms

  • enrich
  • continue

Etymology

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

8. failure

noun. ['ˈfeɪljɝ'] loss of ability to function normally.

Synonyms

  • renal failure
  • disorder
  • upset
  • kidney failure
  • coronary failure

Antonyms

  • have
  • include
  • overshoot
  • undershoot

Etymology

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