• verb
  • dialects/origins: Standard Shona
English translation
To be wanting; to fall short; to be or become deficient in any measure or degree up to total absence; to cease to be furnished in the usual or expected manner, or to be altogether cut off from supply; to be lacking; as, streams fail; crops fail.
Imperative example
Shona English
kona fail (singular)
konai fail (plural)
Simple future tense example
Shona English
Ndicha kona I will fail
ucha kona you will fail (singular)
mucha kona you will fail (plural)
acha kona he/she will fail
ticha kona we will fail
vacha kona they will fail
chicha kona it will fail
last updated: Thursday, July 30, 2015 at 10:29:19 PM Central European Summer Time

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