Meaning of DEFECTIVE in English

DEFECTIVE

adjective

1.

Synonyms: faulty , amiss, flawed, imperfect, sick

Related Word: broken, damaged, impaired, injured

Contrasted words: faultless, flawless, impeccable, unblemished, undamaged

Antonyms: defectless

2.

Synonyms: deficient 1, ||half-assed, inadequate, incomplete, insufficient, lacking, uncomplete, wanting

Related Word: corrupted, debased, vitiated; deranged, disordered, disturbed, unsettled; unhealthy, unsound

Contrasted words: entire, perfect, whole; complete, full, plenary; healthy, sound

Antonyms: intact; defectless

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