Translation of "flaw" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /flɔː/ us /flɑː/

a fault, mistake, or weakness, especially one that happens while something is being planned or made, or that causes something not to be perfect

defecto, error
I returned the material because it had a flaw in it.
There’s a fatal flaw in your reasoning.
This report is full of flaws.
a character flaw

(Translation of “flaw” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /floː/

a fault; something which makes something not perfect

There is a flaw in this plate.
flawed adjective

having a flaw

This china teapot is flawed.
flawless adjective


her flawless beauty
The pianist’s performance of the piece was flawless.

(Translation of “flaw” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)