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  1. fall short ofverb

    fail to satisfy, as of expectations, for example

    Antonyms:
    live up to, fulfil, satisfy, fulfill

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  1. Ruth Kimmelshue:

    Despite our collective efforts, our industry will fall short of a 2020 goal to eliminate deforestation, the climate is changing and there is an urgent need to take action to end deforestation.

  2. Chief Executive Officer Mauro Moretti:

    We have to consider the interest of our investors... and it is reasonable to give them a choice... but I do not want to fall short of resources for investments.

  3. Howard Orloff:

    I feel like a starving man who waited 3 years for a feast and who was just given a handful of rice, i’m excited and appreciate the SEC efforts but they clearly fall short of expectations.

  4. President Barack Obama:

    I'm less concerned about the precise number, because let's stipulate right now, whatever various country targets are, it's still going to fall short of what the science requires.

  5. Commander Lt. Gen. Darryl Roberson:

    It is critical that we maintain standards of professional behavior in a training environment, notwithstanding the determinations regarding drug use, the reviews made clear that acceptable standards of conduct were not always maintained. We demand all Airmen serve with integrity and professionalism and hold Airmen whose actions fall short of Air Force standards fully accountable.

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