Simple Definition of imperfection
: a small flaw or bad part
: the state of being imperfect : lack of perfection
Examples of imperfection in a sentence
He detected several imperfections in the surface of the jewel.
She tried to hide the imperfection in the cloth.
First Known Use of imperfection
Rhymes with imperfection
by-election, circumspection, conic section, disaffection, disconnection, disinfection, fuel injection, genuflection, golden section, indirection, insurrection, intellection, interjection, intersection, introjection, introspection, kin selection, misdirection, predilection, preselection, recollection, redirection, reelection, reinfection, resurrection, retroflexion, retrospection, self-reflection, stage direction, vivisection, yeast infection
IMPERFECTION Defined for Kids
Definition of imperfection for Students
1 : the quality or state of having faults or defects : lack of perfection
2 : a small flaw or fault
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