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run aground

  • as instranded
  • as inwreck
  • as income a cropper
  • as inmiscarry
  • as infail
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Synonyms for run aground

adj marooned, abandoned
  • aground
  • ashore
  • grounded
  • helpless
  • wrecked
  • beached
  • shipwrecked
  • sidelined
  • sidetracked
  • cast away
  • godforsaken
  • high and dry
  • homeless
  • left at the altar
  • left in the lurch
  • on the rocks
  • out in left field
  • passed up
  • penniless
  • run aground

Antonyms for run aground

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More words related to run aground

come a cropper

verb. fail completely
  • be felled
  • fail heavily
  • fail miserably
  • run aground
  • suffer a misfortune
  • utterly fail

fail

verb. be unsuccessful

failed

verb. be unsuccessful

fails

verb. be unsuccessful

miscarry

verb. fail to attain goal

stranded

adjective. marooned, abandoned
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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