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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A failing or deficiency.

Usage examples (37)
  • Another shortcoming is the shallow, overly facile characters.
  • Paul's most glaring shortcoming is his lack of size.
  • Another major shortcoming is the lack of emotional depth.
  • Review: Excellent story whose only shortcoming is a slow start. for more
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