Fault

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Definitions

  1. a sense of accountability for the creation of a situation or chain of events and a call to take responsibility for the part you have played
  2. a mistake you have made or something you have done wrong which gives you an opportunity to accept that no one (yourself included) is without flaws or above reproach
  3. a rift or break in the integrity of something such as the fault lines along the edges of the earth's tectonic plates
  4. a rupture or break up in your life
  5. an encouragement to be sensitive to others and forgiving of their mistakes rather than finding fault and assigning blame

Synonyms

faults, faulted, faulty

Related terms

flaw, wrinkle, bump, mistake, drawback, blemish, blame, misdeed

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