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Translation of "fault" - English-Spanish dictionary

fault

noun /foːlt/
a mistake; something for which one is to blame culpa The accident was your fault.
an imperfection; something wrong defecto, tara There is a fault in this machine a fault in his character.
a crack in the rock surface of the earth falla faults in the earth’s crust.
faultless adjective
without fault; perfect perfecto, intachable, impecable a faultless performance.
faultlessly adverb
impecablemente The horse cleared all the fences faultlessly.
faulty adjective
(usually of something mechanical) not made or working correctly defectuoso a faulty light switch.
at fault
wrong or to blame tener la culpa She was at fault for the error.
find fault with
to criticize or complain of criticar a alguien She is always finding fault with her husband.
to a fault
to too great an extent en exceso She was generous to a fault.
(Definition of fault from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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