"fallar" can be a verb. You can see the conjugations below.

fallar
transitive verb
1. to get wrong (equivocar) (respuesta) ; to miss (tiro)
2. to pass sentence on (sentenciar) ; to award (premio)
intransitive verb
3. to get it wrong (equivocarse) ; to miss (no acertar)
4. to fail (fracasar, flaquear) ; to stop working (no funcionar) ; to go wrong (plan)
  • este truco nunca falla -> this trick never fails
  • me fallaron los frenos -> my brakes didn't work
5. (decepcionar)
  • fallarle a alguien -> to let somebody down
6. to give way (quebrarse, ceder)
7. (sentenciar)
  • fallar a favor/en contra -> to find in favor of/against

fallar [fal-lyar']
1. (Law.) To give sentence, to judge.
2. To ruff (naipes), to trump, to win a trick with trumps.
impersonal
3. To be deficient or wanting.
verb neuter
4. To fail (cosecha, freno, memoria); to go wrong (plan); to miss (tiro); to break (apoyo, cuerda); to misfire (fusil). (n)
  • Algo falló en sus planes -> something went wrong with his plans
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fallar
verbo:intransitivo
1 [+freno] to fail; [+plan] to fail; go wrong; [+cuerda] to break; give way; [+motor] to misfire
le falla la memoria his memory is failing; si no me falla la memoria if my memory serves me correctly o right o well; si no me falla la vista if my eyes don't deceive me; le falló el corazón his heart failed; me fallaron las piernas my legs gave way; algo falló en sus planes something went wrong with his plans; han fallado todas nuestras previsiones all our predictions have turned out to be wrong; si le das un caramelo se calla, no falla nunca if you give him a sweet he'll shut up, it never fails; no falla, ya has vuelto a llegar tarde I knew it, you're late again
2 (defraudar)
fallar a algn to let sb down; fail sb; me has fallado de nuevo you've let me down again; mañana hay reunión, no me falles there's a meeting tomorrow, don't let me down
3 (Jur) to pass judgment
fallar a favor/en contra de algn to rule in favour of/against sb; find for/against sb
4 (Naipes) to trump
verbo:transitivo
1 (errar)
falló las cuatro preguntas she got all four questions wrong; fallé el tiro I missed; fallar el blanco to miss the target
2 (Jur) to deliver judgment in
3 [+premio] to award
4 (Naipes) to trump

Verb Conjugations for "fallar" (go to to fail; to miss)

Indicative

Present
Preterit
Imperfect
Conditional
Future
yo fallo fallé fallaba fallaría fallaré
fallas fallaste fallabas fallarías fallarás
él/ella/Ud. falla falló fallaba fallaría fallará
nosotros fallamos fallamos fallábamos fallaríamos fallaremos
vosotros falláis fallasteis fallabais fallaríais fallaréis
ellos/ellas/Uds. fallan fallaron fallaban fallarían fallarán
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