faulty

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Etymology[edit]

fault +‎ -y

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  • IPA(key): /ˈfɔːlti/
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  • Rhymes: -ɔːlti

Adjective[edit]

faulty (comparative faultier, superlative faultiest)

  1. Having or displaying faults; not perfect; not adequate or acceptable.
    They replaced the faulty wiring and it has worked fine ever since.
    I don't think you can infer that from the premise. It's a faulty argument.
  2. (obsolete) At fault, to blame; guilty.

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