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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Not working properly; Markedly subnormal in structure or function or intelligence or behavior.

Usage examples (36)
  • You should return a defective product.
  • I returned the appliance because it was defective
  • defective speech
  • I think the Realtor who said future buyers may consider the roof defective is giving you sound advice. for more
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