Synonyms of 'defection'

about-face, adaptation, adjustment, alienation, alteration, amelioration, bad debt, blemish, break, breakaway, bug, catch, change, changeableness, continuity, crack, default, defect, deficiency, degeneration, delinquency, dereliction, desertion, deterioration, difference, disaffection, discontinuity, dishonor, disloyalty, diversion, diversity, divorce, drawback, failing, failure, faithlessness, fault, fitting, flip-flop, foible, frailty, hole, imperfection, improvement, kink, modification, modulation, parting, problem, protest, qualification, re-creation, recidivism, redesign, reform, reformation, rejection, renewal, renunciation, reversal, revival, revivification, revolution, rift, runout, secession, separation, shift, snag, switch, taint, treason, turn, turnabout, upheaval, variation, variety, walkout, weakness, transition, shortcoming, schism, repudiation, overthrow, nonpayment, melioration, infirmity, flaw, diversification, divergence, conversion, bolt, betterment, apostasy, accommodation, deviation