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Definitions and Synonyms of faulty | Another word for faulty | What is faulty?

Definition 1: having a defect - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where faulty or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • I returned the appliance because it was defective

Synonyms for faulty in the sense of this definition

(faulty is similar to ...) not perfect; defective or inadequate

"had only an imperfect understanding of his responsibilities" "imperfect mortals" "drainage here is imperfect"

Definition 2: characterized by errors; not agreeing with a model or not following established rules - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where faulty or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • he submitted a faulty report
  • an incorrect transcription
  • the wrong side of the road

Synonyms for faulty in the sense of this definition

(faulty is similar to ...) not accurate

"an inaccurate translation" "the thermometer is inaccurate"

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