defect - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate defect

defect is hyphenated as de-fect

How to pronounce defect

defect is pronounced dɪ´fɛkt

Number of syllables in defect

The number of syllables in defect is 2

What part of speech in defect?

defect can be a noun or an intransitive verb or a verb participle

How common in the word defect?

defect is not ranked in the list of most common words in English

What sentiment does defect convey?

Has a sentiment score of -3 on a scale of -5 to +5

Words with similar spelling to defect

defeat, deflect, deject, detect, refect

Common Conjunction Collocations of defect

and, but, either, nor, or, yet, Nor

Lists containing defect

Words with similar spelling to defeat
Words with similar spelling to deflect
Words with similar spelling to deject
Words with similar spelling to detect
Words with similar spelling to refect
Synonyms of 'abnormality'
Synonyms of 'absence'
Synonyms of 'affection'
Synonyms of 'affliction'
Synonyms of 'ailment'
Synonyms of 'allergy'
Synonyms of 'anachronism'
Synonyms of 'apostatize'
Synonyms of 'arrearage'
Synonyms of 'atrophy'
Synonyms of 'backslide'
Synonyms of 'betray'
Synonyms of 'birthmark'
Synonyms of 'blackhead'
Synonyms of 'bleb'
Synonyms of 'blemish'
Synonyms of 'blight'
Synonyms of 'blister'
Synonyms of 'blot'
Synonyms of 'bolt'
Synonyms of 'break'
Synonyms of 'bug'
Synonyms of 'catch'
Synonyms of 'check'
Synonyms of 'cicatrix'
Synonyms of 'complaint'
Synonyms of 'complication'
Synonyms of 'condition'
Synonyms of 'crack'
Synonyms of 'Crater'
Synonyms of 'craze'
Synonyms of 'dearth'
Synonyms of 'defalcation'
Synonyms of 'default'
Synonyms of 'defection'
Synonyms of 'deficiency disease'
Synonyms of 'deficiency'
Synonyms of 'deficit'
Synonyms of 'deformity'
Synonyms of 'degenerate'
Synonyms of 'desert'
Synonyms of 'disability'
Synonyms of 'disadvantage'
Synonyms of 'discontinuity'
Synonyms of 'disfigurement'
Synonyms of 'disorder'
Synonyms of 'distemper'
Synonyms of 'distortion'
Synonyms of 'drawback'
Synonyms of 'endemic'
Synonyms of 'failing'
Synonyms of 'failure'
Synonyms of 'fall away'
Synonyms of 'fault'
Synonyms of 'flaw'
Synonyms of 'foible'
Common Noun Collocations of amends
Common Noun Collocations of birth
Common Noun Collocations of bony
Common Noun Collocations of beauties
Common Noun Collocations of cracks
Common Noun Collocations of cushion
Common Noun Collocations of delicately
Common Verb Collocations of diplomat
Common Noun Collocations of errors
Common Noun Collocations of excesses
Common Noun Collocations of filling
Common Noun Collocations of fatal
Common Noun Collocations of faults
Common Noun Collocations of flaws
Common Noun Collocations of failings
Common Noun Collocations of glaring
Common Noun Collocations of genetic
Common Noun Collocations of gravest
Common Noun Collocations of grooved
Common Noun Collocations of inherited
Common Noun Collocations of inherent
Common Noun Collocations of insulation
Common Noun Collocations of inherently
Common Noun Collocations of indictment
Common Noun Collocations of illogical
Common Noun Collocations of irregularities
Common Noun Collocations of imperfections
Common Noun Collocations of infirmity
Common Noun Collocations of inconveniences
Common Noun Collocations of intoxication
Common Noun Collocations of jurisdictional
Common Noun Collocations of knots
Common Noun Collocations of latent
Common Noun Collocations of lattice
Common Noun Collocations of lapses
Common Noun Collocations of mended
Common Noun Collocations of merits
Common Noun Collocations of metabolism
Common Noun Collocations of nightshirt
Common Noun Collocations of neural
Common Noun Collocations of newborns
Common Noun Collocations of offspring
Common Noun Collocations of overriding
Common Noun Collocations of overbalanced
Common Noun Collocations of omissions
Common Noun Collocations of patent
Common Noun Collocations of qualities
Common Noun Collocations of quadrupedal
Common Noun Collocations of repair
Common Noun Collocations of rumor
Common Noun Collocations of repaired
Common Noun Collocations of rendering
Common Noun Collocations of remedy
Common Noun Collocations of title
Common Noun Collocations of tube
Common Noun Collocations of threading
Common Noun Collocations of uncomplicated
Common Noun Collocations of unsightly