defect

suomi-englanti sanakirja

defect englannista suomeksi

  1. loikata

  2. heikkous

  3. vika

  1. Substantiivi

  2. vika

  3. Verbi

  4. loikata

  5. karata rintamalta">karata rintamalta, karata

  6. loikata, paeta

defect englanniksi

  1. A fault or malfunction.

  2. (ux)

  3. (RQ:Macaulay Goldsmith)

  4. (quote-journal) (Sport)| date=21 October 2014| passage=But ever since the concept of "hamartia" recurred through (w)'s ''(Aristotle)|Poetics'', in an attempt to describe man's ingrained iniquity, our impulse has been to identify a telling defect in those brought suddenly and dramatically low.

  5. (quote-journal)

  6. The quantity or amount by which anything falls short.

  7. 1824, (w), ''of Connecticut, Forty Years Since|Sketch of Connecticut''

  8. and the indefatigable application with which they have supplied the defects of early culture.
  9. A part by which a figure or quantity is wanting or deficient.

  10. To abandon or against; to cease or change one's loyalty, especially from a military organisation or political party.

  11. 2013 May 23, Lyall|Sarah Lyall, "British Leader’s Liberal Turn Sets Off a Rebellion in His Party," ''New York Times'' (retrieved 29 May 2013):

  12. Capitalizing on the restive mood, Mr. Farage, the U.K. Independence Party leader, took out an advertisement in The Daily Telegraph this week inviting unhappy Tories to defect. In it Mr. Farage sniped that the Cameron government — made up disproportionately of career politicians who graduated from Eton and Oxbridge — was “run by a bunch of college kids, none of whom have ever had a proper job in their lives.”
  13. To desert one's army, to flee from combat.

  14. To join the enemy army.

  15. To flee one's country and seek asylum.

  16. broken, not working

  17. A (l).

  18. (l)