fault·​less ˈfȯlt-ləs How to pronounce faultless (audio)
: having no fault : irreproachable
faultless workmanship
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.
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Word History

First Known Use

14th century, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of faultless was in the 14th century

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“Faultless.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/faultless. Accessed 13 Apr. 2024.

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