Übersetzung von “fault” — Englisch–Portugiesisch Wörterbuch


noun uk /fɔːlt/ us /fɔlt/
be someone’s fault

B1 If something bad that happened is someone’s fault, they made it happen.

ser culpa de alguém
The accident was not my fault.

something that is wrong with something

defeito, avaria
The car has a serious design fault.

something that is wrong with someone’s character

He has many faults, but laziness isn’t one of them.
be at fault

to be responsible for something bad that has happened

ter culpa
I was at fault and I would like to apologize.
The judge found the driver to be at fault for the accident.
verb uk /fɔːlt/ us /fɔlt/

to find a reason to criticize someone or something

I can’t fault the way that they dealt with the complaint.

(Übersetzung von “fault” aus dem Cambridge Englisch–Portugiesisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)