defect, fault, flaw(noun)
an imperfection in an object or machine
"a flaw caused the crystal to shatter"; "if there are any defects you should send it back to the manufacturer"
defect or weakness in a person's character
"he had his flaws, but he was great nonetheless"
an imperfection in a plan or theory or legal document that causes it to fail or that reduces its effectiveness
add a flaw or blemish to; make imperfect or defective
A crack or breach, a gap or fissure; a defect of continuity or cohesion.
A defect, fault, or imperfection, especially one that is hidden.
A defect or error in a contract or other document which may make the document invalid.
To add a flaw to, to make imperfect or defective.
To become imperfect or defective.
A sudden burst or gust of wind of short duration.
A storm of short duration.
A sudden burst of noise and disorder; a tumult; uproar; a quarrel.
a crack or breach; a gap or fissure; a defect of continuity or cohesion; as, a flaw in a knife or a vase
a defect; a fault; as, a flaw in reputation; a flaw in a will, in a deed, or in a statute
a sudden burst of noise and disorder; a tumult; uproar; a quarrel
a sudden burst or gust of wind of short duration
to crack; to make flaws in
to break; to violate; to make of no effect
Flaw is a rock band from Louisville, Kentucky. The band was formed by ex-guitarist Jason Daunt in 1995.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
flaw, n. a gust of wind: a sudden rush, uproar. [Cf. Dut. vlaag, Sw. flaga.]
flaw, n. a break, a crack: a defect.—v.t. to crack or break.—adjs. Flaw′less; Flaw′y. [Ice. flaga, a slab.]
The numerical value of FLAW in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of FLAW in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
The absence of flaw in beauty is itself a flaw.
Better a diamond with a flaw than a pebble without.
Intelligence is when you spot a flaw in your boss's reasoning. Wisdom is when you refrain from pointing it out.
This hurts (Lenovo's) reputation, it demonstrates the deep flaw that the company neither knows nor cares what it bundles on their laptops.
Better to be a strong man with a weak point, than to be a weak man without a strong point. A diamond with a flaw is more valuable that a brick without a flaw.
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Translations for FLAW
From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary
- недостатък, повреждам се, пукнатина, шквал, пуквам, цепнатина, разцепвам, дефектBulgarian
- Makel, Fehler, WindböGerman
- imperfección, desperfecto, fallaSpanish
- vika, virheFinnish
- faille, fissure, tumulte, défaut, bourrasqueFrench
- difetto, cricca, errore, crepa, fessuraItalian
- falha, erro, defeitoPortuguese
- поврежда́ть, по́ртить, изъя́н, брак, недоста́ток, поврежда́ться, поро́к, тре́щина, шквал, повреди́ться, повреди́ть, щель, [[поры́в]] [[ветр, испо́ртить, дефе́ктRussian
- vada, prasklina, chyba, závada, škáraSlovak
- pomanjkljivost, razpoka, napakaSlovene
- kusur, çizik, çatlak, hataTurkish
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