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See definition of chink in ones armor on Dictionary.com
  • as inchink in one's armor
  • as intragic flaw
  • as inweak spot

synonyms for chink in ones armor

  • Achilles' heel
  • failing
  • foible
  • frailty
  • shortcoming
  • soft spot
  • underbelly
  • vulnerable place
  • weak link
  • weak side
  • weakness
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