Simple Definition of imperfection
: a small flaw or bad part
: the state of being imperfect : lack of perfection
Examples of imperfection
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
1 : the quality or state of having faults or defects : lack of perfection
2 : a small flaw or fault
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