Definitions for fall short

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word fall short

Princeton's WordNet

  1. fall short, come short(verb)

    fail to meet (expectations or standards)

Wiktionary

  1. fall short(Verb)

    to be less satisfactory than expected; to be inadequate or insufficient

Anagrams for fall short »

  1. short-fall, shortfall

  2. Short-fall

  3. Shortfall

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of fall short in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of fall short in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Confucius:

    To go beyond is as wrong as to fall short.

  2. Niels Christensen:

    Given expectations are so high that the ECB will ease policy, there is a chance that it could fall short and we could see a bounce in the euro.

  3. Chief Executive Officer Mauro Moretti:

    We have to consider the interest of our investors... and it is reasonable to give them a choice... but I do not want to fall short of resources for investments.

  4. President Barack Obama:

    I'm less concerned about the precise number, because let's stipulate right now, whatever various country targets are, it's still going to fall short of what the science requires.

  5. Barack Obama:

    You're always going to fall short, because if you're hitting your marks, that means you didn't set them high enough, we don't score a touchdown every time, but we move the ball forward.

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Translations for fall short

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  • недостаточный, бытьRussian

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