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Synonyms for faulty
ˈfɔl ti

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. defective, faulty(adj)

    having a defect

    "I returned the appliance because it was defective"

    Synonyms:
    incorrect, defective, wrong, bad

    Antonyms:
    perfect, accurate

  2. faulty, incorrect, wrong(adj)

    characterized by errors; not agreeing with a model or not following established rules

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

    Synonyms:
    unseasonable, untimely, defective, awry(p), incorrect, improper, haywire, ill-timed, wrong(p), wrong, amiss(p)

    Antonyms:
    perfect, accurate

Wiktionary

  1. faulty(adjective)

    Antonyms:
    faultless

  2. faulty(adjective)

    Antonyms:
    faultless

  3. faulty(adjective)

    Antonyms:
    faultless

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. faulty(a.)

    Synonyms:
    bad, defective, imperfect

  2. faulty(a.)

    Synonyms:
    blamable, culpable, censurable, reprehensible, blameworthy, worthy of censure

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. faulty(a)

    Synonyms:
    imperfect, defective, blamable, culpable, peccable, erring

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How to use faulty in a sentence?

  1. Martin Fayulu:

    Tshisekedi took a dangerous shortcut to power at the expense of the Congolese people that Felix Tshisekedi pretended to defend, kabila couldn't manipulate the polls for his preferred candidate, so he went with Tshisekedi as a Plan B because( he was) seen as manipulable. ( There's) no long-term peace and stability with faulty institutions.

  2. Richard Nixon:

    The easiest period in a crisis situation is actually the battle itself. The most difficult is the period of indecision -- whether to fight or run away. And the most dangerous period is the aftermath. It is then, with all his resources spent and his guard down, that an individual must watch out for dulled reactions and faulty judgment.

  3. Plutarch:

    Let us carefully observe those good qualities wherein our enemies excel us and endeavor to excel them, by avoiding what is faulty, and imitating what is excellent in them.

  4. Yale University:

    There’s a faulty sense of history.

  5. Donald Trump:

    I had a decision to make. Do we do a good job with Obamacare -- a remnant of Obamacare ? Or do we do a bad job ? If I do a bad job, well there you can blame Obama and the Democrats. If we do a good job, they'll get a little bit more credit, but it's still very faulty, it doesn't work and it's too expensive. And I told our great secretary( of Health and Human Services) Alex Azar,' Don't do a good job. Do a great job.'.

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