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Synonyms

fault

noun

a feature of something that makes it less good

defect

noun

a fault in someone or something

weakness

noun

a fault or problem that makes something or someone less effective or attractive

deficiency

noun

a fault in someone or something that makes them not good enough

failing

noun

a fault or a weak point that makes someone or something less effective

shortcoming

noun

a fault or problem that makes someone or something less effective

imperfection

noun

a fault, or a bad quality

flaw

noun

a mistake or fault in something that makes it useless or less effective

inadequacy

noun

a fault in someone or something that prevents them from reaching the standard that is needed or expected

Achilles’ heel

noun

a weak feature of someone or something that is otherwise strong, which makes them open to attack or failure

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abnormality

noun

a feature that is not usual or typical, especially one that is worrying or that shows there may be something wrong or harmful

damage

noun

negative effects on someone or something

demerit

noun

a fault or other bad quality

fault

noun

a small mistake in a product that spoils its appearance slightly and makes it less than perfect

rough edges

minor faults

soft underbelly

the part of something such as an organization or plan that is weakest and easiest to attack

underside

noun

a bad aspect of something, that people do not usually see or talk about

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hygge

a lifestyle focussing on simple pleasures such as comfort and cosiness in the home, and spending time with friends and family

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sofar

a form of location that involves the underwater detonation of a bomb which causes sound waves that are picked up by ships

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