Part of speech:
To go wrong; fail: said of a plan, project, etc.
To be unsuccessful; fail:
(Golf) To hit (a ball) from a sand trap with an explosion shot
(Educ.) To get a grade of failure; not pass
Thrive means to grow strong and healthy.
A bomb, shell, or explosive round that fails to detonate.
Find another word for misfire. In this page you can discover 15 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for misfire, like: miscarry, fail to fire, miss, fizzle-out, explode, fail, fall-short, miss-fire, miss-the-mark, thrive and dud.