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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, die
    (of gun)
  • 2
    (of plan, attempt)
    Fehlschlag, der
  • 3 (something that fails)
    Schlag ins Wasser
    (book, play)
    Flop, der

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