words fail me

words fail me
spoken
used for emphasizing that you are very pleased, surprised, or angry

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  • words fail me — If words fail you, you can t find the words to express what you are trying to say …   The small dictionary of idiomes

  • words fail me — I am unable to express my feelings or reaction • • • Main Entry: ↑word * * * words fail me spoken phrase used for emphasizing that you are very pleased, surprised, or angry Thesaurus: ways of emphasizing when you are annoyed or angrysynonym ways… …   Useful english dictionary

  • words fail me —    If words fail you, you can t find the words to express what you are trying to say.   (Dorking School Dictionary)    ***    This expression is often used when someone is so shocked, surprised or touched by something that they don t know what to …   English Idioms & idiomatic expressions

  • Words fail me —   If words fail you, you can t find the words to express what you are trying to say …   Dictionary of English idioms

  • Words fail me! — something that you say when you are so surprised or shocked by something that you do not know what to say about it. So what do you think about that purple outfit Olive s wearing? Words fail me! …   New idioms dictionary

  • words fail me — I have nothing to say …   English contemporary dictionary

  • fail — fail1 W1S2 [feıl] v ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(not succeed)¦ 2¦(not do something)¦ 3¦(exam/test)¦ 4 I fail to see/understand 5¦(company/business)¦ 6¦(machine/body part)¦ 7¦(health)¦ 8 never fail to do something 9 your courage/will/nerve fails (you) …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • fail — 1 /feIl/ verb 1 TRY BUT FAIL (I) to be unsuccessful in something that you want to do: Peace talks between the two countries have failed. | fail to do sth: Doctors failed to save the girl s life. | fail miserably (=be completely unsuccessful in a… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • Fail-Safe (1964 film) — articleissues plot = July 2008 trivia = July 2008 unreferenced = July 2008Infobox Film name = Fail Safe caption = original movie poster amg id = 1:16577 imdb id = 0058083 producer = Sidney Lumet Charles H. Maguire Max E. Youngstein director =… …   Wikipedia

  • fail — /fayl/, v.i. 1. to fall short of success or achievement in something expected, attempted, desired, or approved: The experiment failed because of poor planning. 2. to receive less than the passing grade or mark in an examination, class, or course… …   Universalium

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