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Translation of misfire in German:

intransitive verb

British English: /mɪsˈfʌɪə/
American English: /ˌmɪsˈfaɪ(ə)r/
  • 1
    eine Fehlzündung/Fehlzündungen haben
    (Kanone, Gewehr)
    nicht losgehen


British English: /ˈmɪsfʌɪə/
American English: /ˈmɪsˌfaɪ(ə)r/
  • 1
    (of engine) Fehlzündung Fem.
    (of gun) Versager Mask.
  • 2 (of plan, attempt)
    Fehlschlag Mask.
  • 3 (something that fails)
    Schlag ins Wasser
    (book, play) Flop Mask.

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