Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.


Are you so sure that what you are faulting is not the manner and the way of a world you have not seen?

The foibles of their youth are still to be traced in faulting and non-conformity.

The valley itself has been produced by a combination of faulting and erosion.

Most fault scarps have been modified by erosion since the faulting.

It is a region of quiescence or of faulting, but not of folding.

The depression is probably a “Graben” or trough formed by faulting.

Faulting, however, is by no means absent, and some of the faults are of considerable magnitude.

The Ouachita Mountains are characterized by close folding and faulting.

Some faulting is shown in the vicinity of various manganese deposits and may have influenced the localization of the deposits.

Most faulting along spreading zones is normal, along subduction zones is thrust, and along transform faults is strike-slip.