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 The United States is not faultless, either, and people like Lance Armstrong and Marion Jones should forever be an embarrassment. Nancy Armour, USA TODAY, "Opinion: It was the Russians who doped and IOC president Thomas Bach who enabled them," 18 Dec. 2020 QuantumScape will need to make vastly more while maintaining faultless quality. Scott K. Johnson, Ars Technica, "Company claims solid-state lithium-metal battery breakthrough," 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, "Who are Snow Owls on The Masked Singer? All the clues it's this country music couple," 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, "The Crown Finally Criticizes the Queen," 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, "Mexico halfway through quake restoration of old churches," 20 Oct. 2020 Miedema's first-half hat-trick was supported by an early goal from Katie McCabe and a brace from Caitlin Foord as the Gunners continued their faultless start to the season. George Ramsay, CNN, "Vivianne Miedema becomes Women's Super League all-time leading goalscorer," 19 Oct. 2020 Though manual downshifts can be a little abrupt, the four-speed automatic gearbox is generally faultless. Martin Padgett Jr., Car and Driver, "Tested: 1992 Mercedes-Benz 600SEL Delivers Unparalleled Excess," 16 Sep. 2020 Finding the right shaving cream for you can be the key to a faultless shaving experience. Nicola Dall'asen, Allure, "The 9 Best Shaving Creams for Silky-Smooth Skin," 3 Oct. 2020

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First Known Use of faultless

14th century, in the meaning defined above

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30 Dec 2020

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“Faultless.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/faultless. Accessed 26 Jan. 2021.

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