fault[ fawlt ]SEE DEFINITION OF fault
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR FAULT
I will not punish your fault so severely as Alcibiades ventured to hope.
He had not intended this; it seemed hardly his fault: his intentions had been good, or at least not bad.
I forgive you, if you are sorry for the fault, and my arms are ready to receive you.
Now I shall be expelled from college and it is all your fault.
His horse, accustomed to a more open country, was continually at fault.
The hunters were roving the open, and even Hal Dozier was at fault.
When such persons wilfully err, how great must be the fault!
It is not my fault, Bella, the opportune gentleman don't come!
I am sure it was not thus my fault you had not, although you treat me thus.
And whatever our views of its cause, we can agree that children at risk are not at fault.
RELATED WORDS AND SYNONYMS FOR FAULT
- false move
- false step
- faux pas
- slip of tongue
- typographical error
- antisocial behavior
- evil behavior
- fast one
- mortal sin
- unlawful act