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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A fault or defect in a system or machine.

Usage examples (39)
  • Although the OED states that the etymology of "glitch" is unknown, it probably comes from the Yiddish glitsh
  • Also see The great right-wing brain glitch of 2007!.
  • The only glitch is the Scottish Tory opposition to an independence referendum.
  • The only glitch is that he says I've been here a year, when I've been here four. for more
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