F f


    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • /fɑːlt/
    • /fɒlt/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • /fɑːlt/

Definitions of faults word

  • noun faults Plural form of fault. 1
  • noun faults plural of fault. 0
  • verb faults third-person singular simple present indicative form of fault. 0

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Parts of speech for Faults


faults popularity

A common word. It’s meaning is known to most children of preschool age. About 86% of English native speakers know the meaning and use the word.
Most Europeans know this English word. The frequency of it’s usage is somewhere between "mom" and "screwdriver".

faults usage trend in Literature

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Synonyms for faults

noun faults

  • responsibilities — the state or fact of being responsible, answerable, or accountable for something within one's power, control, or management.
  • liabilitiesliabilities. moneys owed; debts or pecuniary obligations (opposed to assets). Accounting. liabilities as detailed on a balance sheet, especially in relation to assets and capital.
  • crimes — Plural form of crime.
  • defects — a shortcoming, fault, or imperfection: a defect in an argument; a defect in a machine.
  • errors — Third-person singular simple present indicative form of error.

Antonyms for faults

noun faults

  • advantages — A condition or circumstance that puts one in a favorable or superior position.
  • behaviors — manner of behaving or acting.
  • cares — a private organization for the collection of funds, goods, etc., for distribution to the needy in foreign countries.
  • corrections — Plural form of correction.
  • rights — a just claim or title, whether legal, prescriptive, or moral: You have a right to say what you please.

Top questions with faults

  • movement of the faults produces which kind of energy waves?
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  • why do faults often occur along plate boundaries?
  • where are most transform faults found?
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