Examples of faulty in a Sentence
the cause of the plane crash was traced to faulty wiring
Recent Examples of faulty from the Web
Yoshinaga said the faulty inspections for Subaru's finished products had been going on for 30 years.
This is hardly a social-media site’s first brush with faulty algorithms — this comes just a week after it was discovered that Facebook users could buy hate speech–targeted ads on the platform.
Others remain concerned that buying supplies online would increase the risk of ending up with knockoffs or faulty parts.
Rivers found the speedy Williams gliding down the far sideline, but, like Benjamin, the GPS was a little faulty.
The family suspected that energy was being wasted from leaks and faulty wiring, Secco said.
When judicial and legislative avenues seem stalled or faulty, receipts work as currency in the people’s court.
In recording George Harrison's album Cloud Nine with Jeff Lynne, some glitches occurred due to faulty equipment.
The seven-person team coded and beamed the machine a new program that instructed the faulty tread to move at approximately twice the normal speed to compensate.
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First Known Use of faulty
Synonymsamiss, bad, defective, flawed, imperfect, on the blink
Antonymsfaultless, flawless, impeccable, perfect
Related Wordsfallible; blemished, broken, crippled, damaged, defaced, disfigured, harmed, hurt, impaired, injured, marred, spoiled, vitiated; deficient, inadequate, incomplete, insufficient, wanting
Near Antonymscomplete, entire, intact, whole; unblemished, undamaged, unimpaired, unspoiled
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