Part of speech:
The definition of defective is something or someone that is imperfect or that doesn't work properly.
Amiss is a person, place, or thing that is flawed or incorrect in some way.
Lacking an essential quality or element:
Having a physical or mental disability:
Abnormally or faultily formed.
Lacking, poor, or deficient in something specified
Allowing the accidental entrance or escape of a fluid substance; having a leak or leaks
(Falconry, of a hawk) Out of condition; not in good condition.
Lacking a part or parts; not whole; not full
Not based on truth or valid reasoning; not accurate, reliable, sensible, etc.
Broken into coarse pieces.
Marked by pain or rigidness:
Having the parts warped, bent, etc. so that they no longer fit together properly
(Of a line) Dashed, made up of short lines with small gaps between each one and the next.
Affected or damaged by wear or use:
Beaten repeatedly or consistently; beaten up.
Slender and delicate; not robust; weak
Undisguised or unadorned; plain:
Not sufficient; inadequate.
Not in good physical or mental health.
Not fitting or suitable; inappropriate or improper:
The definition of bad is something that is wrong in some way, something that is not working properly, or has negative qualities.
The definition of culpable is deserving of blame.
(Law) Potentially unenforceable; limited or defective:
Clear and loud:
Enough to allow one to use something.
Compatible with an accepted point of view; orthodox:
Conforming exactly to fact; errorless.
Healthier or more fit than before:
Made inferior, impure, etc. by adulterating
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