Translation of "fault" - English-Korean dictionary


noun uk /fɔːlt/
be someone’s fault

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

-의 잘못이다
The accident was not my fault.

something that is wrong with something

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

-의 책임이 있는
I was at fault and I would like to apologize.
The judge found the driver to be at fault for the accident.

(Translation of “fault noun” from the Cambridge English–Korean Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)