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Translation of "fault" - English-German dictionary

fault

noun /foːlt/
a mistake; something for which one is to blame die Schuld The accident was your fault.
an imperfection; something wrong der Fehler There is a fault in this machine a fault in his character.
a crack in the rock surface of the earth die Verwerfung faults in the earth’s crust.
faultless adjective
without fault; perfect fehlerfrei a faultless performance.
faultlessly adverb
fehlerfrei
faulty adjective
(usually of something mechanical) not made or working correctly. fehlerhaft a faulty light switch.
at fault
wrong or to blame schuldig She was at fault.
find fault with
to criticize or complain of etwas auszusetzen finden an She is always finding fault with her husband.
to a fault
to too great an extent allzu sehr She was generous to a fault.
(Definition of fault from the Password English-German Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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