fault

2 ENTRIES FOUND:

fault

noun

Definition of FAULT

1
a defect in character <the common fault of being quick to judge others>
Phrases feet of clay
Antonyms merit, virtue
3
responsibility for wrongdoing or failure <getting the time of the performance wrong was entirely my fault>
4
something that spoils the appearance or completeness of a thing <the minor faults in the leather are entirely natural and are what gives it a look different from vinyl>
5
the state of being held as the cause of something that needs to be set right <the auto accident was entirely the other driver's fault>
Synonyms blame, fault, liability

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