fault·​less | \ ˈfȯlt-ləs How to pronounce faultless (audio) \

Definition of faultless

: having no fault : irreproachable faultless workmanship

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Other Words from faultless

faultlessly adverb
faultlessness noun

Examples of faultless in a Sentence

this 18th-century chest of drawers is considered a faultless example of early American craftsmanship I may have broken my share of things in the past, but in this instance I am entirely faultless.
Recent Examples on the Web Mark gained his powers late, struggles with the reality of hero work and feels inferior to his seemingly faultless father. Kelly Lawler, USA Today, 20 May 2021 In its first three seasons, the series is nearly faultless, delivering shocking twists and swoon-worthy moments in equal measure. Ew Staff, EW.com, 10 May 2021 This isn’t to say that China’s and Russia’s strategies are faultless. Yasmeen Serhan, The Atlantic, 30 Mar. 2021 The United States is not faultless, either, and people like Lance Armstrong and Marion Jones should forever be an embarrassment. Nancy Armour, USA TODAY, 18 Dec. 2020 QuantumScape will need to make vastly more while maintaining faultless quality. Scott K. Johnson, Ars Technica, 9 Dec. 2020 First off, Snow Owls’ confident and faultless performances indicate the two are professional singers, and Clint and Lisa are accomplished artists individually. Rachel Yang, EW.com, 11 Nov. 2020 Or perhaps with its story headed toward scandal and tragedy, The Crown needed to stop treating the Queen as a faultless heroine. Shirley Li, The Atlantic, 11 Nov. 2020 Nor were the original builders centuries ago faultless geniuses; the restoration work has uncovered some elementary errors, like the use of rounded river-stones in the lower parts of some walls. Mark Stevenson, Star Tribune, 20 Oct. 2020

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First Known Use of faultless

14th century, in the meaning defined above

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29 May 2021

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“Faultless.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/faultless. Accessed 15 Jun. 2021.

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