Word:

Flaw

Pronunciation: flạ
n.1.A crack or breach; a gap or fissure; a defect of continuity or cohesion; as, a flaw in a knife or a vase.
2.A defect; a fault; as, a flaw in reputation; a flaw in a will, in a deed, or in a statute.
3.A sudden burst of noise and disorder; a tumult; uproar; a quarrel.
4.A sudden burst or gust of wind of short duration.
Snow, and hail, and stormy gust and flaw.
- Milton.
v. t.1.To crack; to make flaws in.
[imp. & p. p. Flawed ; p. pr. & vb. n. Flawing.]
2.To break; to violate; to make of no effect.
Noun1.flaw - an imperfection in a device or machine; "if there are any defects you should send it back to the manufacturer"
Synonyms: defect, fault
2.flaw - defect or weakness in a person's character; "he had his flaws, but he was great nonetheless"
Verb1.flaw - add a flaw or blemish to; make imperfect or defective
Synonyms: blemish
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