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Italian translation of “fault”

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fault

noun
 
/fɔːlt/
be someone’s fault B1 If something bad that happened is someone’s fault, they made it happen.
essere colpa di qualcuno
The accident was not my fault.
something that is wrong with something
difetto, imperfezione
The car has a serious design fault.
something that is wrong with someone’s character
difetto
He has many faults, but laziness isn’t one of them.
be at fault to be responsible for something bad that has happened
essere in errore
I was at fault and I would like to apologize. The judge found the driver to be at fault for the accident.
Translations of “fault”
in Korean 결함, 단점…
in Arabic خَطأ, عَيب…
in French faute, défaut, faille…
in Chinese (Traditional) 錯誤, 過錯,過失, 責任…
in Russian дефект, недостаток…
in Turkish yanılgı, hata, kusur…
in Polish wada…
in Spanish culpa, defecto, tara…
in Portuguese defeito, avaria…
in German die Schuld, der Fehler, die Verwerfung…
in Catalan defecte…
in Japanese 欠陥, 欠点…
in Chinese (Simplified) 错误, 过错,过失, 责任…
(Definition of fault noun from the Cambridge English-Italian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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