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Verb: come to nothing
  1. Fail utterly; collapse
    "The project came to nothing";
    - fall through, fall flat, founder, flop, go to the wall

Derived forms: came to nothing, come to nothing

See also: fall

Type of: fail, go wrong, miscarry

Encyclopedia: Come to nothing