defective - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate defective

defective is hyphenated as de-fec-tive

How to pronounce defective

defective is pronounced dɪ´fɛktɪv

Number of syllables in defective

The number of syllables in defective is 3

What part of speech in defective?

defective is an adjective

How common in the word defective?

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

What sentiment does defective convey?

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Words with similar spelling to defective

deflective, detective

Common Conjunction Collocations of defective

and, anterior, but, either, neither, nor, or, yet

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Words with similar spelling to deflective
Words with similar spelling to detective
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Synonyms of 'fallible'
Synonyms of 'false'
Synonyms of 'faulty'
Synonyms of 'flawed'
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