Come up short - Crossword Clue

Below are possible answers for the crossword clue Come up short.

4 letter answer(s) to come up short

  1. judge unacceptable; "The teacher failed six students"
  2. be unsuccessful; "Where do today's public schools fail?"; "The attempt to rescue the hostages failed miserably"
  3. fail to do something; leave something undone; "She failed to notice that her child was no longer in his crib"; "The secretary failed to call the customer and the company lost the account"
  4. be unable; "I fail to understand your motives"
  5. get worse; "Her health is declining"
  6. prove insufficient; "The water supply for the town failed after a long drought"
  7. disappoint, prove undependable to; abandon, forsake; "His sense of smell failed him this time"; "His strength finally failed him"; "His children failed him in the crisis"
  8. become bankrupt or insolvent; fail financially and close; "The toy company went bankrupt after the competition hired cheap Mexican labor"; "A number of banks failed that year"
  9. fall short in what is expected; "She failed in

3 letter answer(s) to come up short

  1. be in debt; "She owes me $200"; "I still owe for the car"; "The thesis owes much to his adviser"
  2. be obliged to pay or repay
  3. be indebted to, in an abstract or intellectual sense; "This new theory owes much to Einstein's Relativity Theory"

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