HyperDic: fall_short_of

English > 1 sense of the expression fall short of:
VERBstativefall short offail to satisfy, as of expectations, for example
English > fall short of: 1 sense > verb 1, stative
Meaningfail to satisfy, as of expectations, for example.
PatternSomething ----s something
Oppositesatisfy, fulfill, fulfil, live up toMeet the requirements or expectations of
Spanishdecepcionar
Catalandecebre, quedar-se curt

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