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Translation of "fault" - English-Russian dictionary

fault

noun     /fɔːlt/
sb's fault
B1 If something bad that has happened is someone's fault, they are responsible for it. чья-либо вина She believes it was the doctor's fault that Peter died.Guilty
at fault
B2 responsible for something bad that has happened виноватый I was at fault and I would like to apologize.Faults and mistakesGuilty
B2 [C] something that is wrong with something or with someone's character дефект, недостаток The car has a serious design fault.Faults and mistakes
find fault with sb/sth
to criticize someone or something, especially without good reasons придираться к кому-либо/чему-либо Disapproving and criticizingDamaging reputation
(Definition of fault noun from the Cambridge English-Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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