flaw·​less | \ ˈflȯ-ləs How to pronounce flawless (audio) \

Definition of flawless

1 : having no flaw or imperfection : perfect a flawless performance flawless beauty flawless diction The decor is elegant, the service is flawless and the food is exquisite.— Anthony Dias Blue
2 of a gemstone : free of defects : having no internal flaws Some diamond experts dispute that a set diamond can be truly flawless, saying it can be only internally flawlessThe New York Times Style Magazine

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Other Words from flawless

flawlessly adverb
performed flawlessly You know the moments: a computer that has worked flawlessly for as long as you can remember stubbornly refuses to boot one morning. Personal Computer
flawlessness noun
The trouble with having spectacular diamonds for the night was finding an ensemble worthy of such flawlessness. — Plum Sykes

Examples of flawless in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Koele is that rare retreat where the wellness programming, the rooms, and the service are all equally flawless. Rebecca Misner, Condé Nast Traveler, "Hawaii's Best Wellness Retreat Is Nowhere Near the Beach," 10 Feb. 2020 The 12-minute show was flawless from start to finish, highlighting some of the singers’ most popular hits. Ineye Komonibo, refinery29.com, "Shakira Walked Away With The Super Bowl’s Most Viral Moment," 4 Feb. 2020 Garoppolo was nearly flawless over the first three quarters, completing 17-of-20 passes for 183 yards, a touchdowns and an interception. Ben Volin, BostonGlobe.com, "Jimmy Garoppolo fizzled in the fourth, and was left numb and speechless," 3 Feb. 2020 Wang quickly surpassed those game and point totals Friday, thanks in large part to nearly flawless play in the first set. NBC News, "Serena Williams knocked out of Australian Open by 27th-seeded Wang Qiang," 24 Jan. 2020 The 77th annual Golden Globes red carpet was filled with flawless beauty looks, and Winnie Harlow was among those who showed up to show out. Shalwah Evans, Essence, "Winnie Harlow's Stunning Golden Globes Beauty Look Included This $12 Product," 6 Jan. 2020 His move to Joe Gibbs Racing after Furniture Row Racing closed at the end of last season has been almost flawless. Jenna Fryer, The Denver Post, "Martin Truex Jr. quietly rolling toward a 2nd NASCAR championship," 30 Oct. 2019 That is why, last month, at my direction, the United States Military executed a flawless precision strike that killed Soleimani and terminated his evil reign of terror forever. USA TODAY, "Read the text of President Donald Trump's State of the Union address," 5 Feb. 2020 Dolly, 73, is known for her big hair, bedazzled style, and flawless voice, yet her most vital skill is apparently the gift of organization. Megan Stein, Country Living, "Dolly Parton Apparently Has a Ton of Music She Plans to Release After Her Death," 19 Jan. 2020

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First Known Use of flawless

1659, in the meaning defined at sense 2

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“Flawless.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/flawless. Accessed 26 Feb. 2020.

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