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default

noun

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the nonperformance of an assigned or expected action
  • a default in the repayment of a bank loan

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default

verb

Synonyms & Antonyms of default (Entry 2 of 2)

as in fail, ignore

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The first known use of default was in the 14th century

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defatted

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“Default.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/default. Accessed 24 Sep. 2021.

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