Crossword solutions & Synonyms for

24 September 2020 The Sun Cryptic

We have 8 answers for the crossword clue Flaw. We last saw the 'Flaw' clue in The Sun Cryptic on Thursday, 24 September 2020.

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Definitions and usage

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  • An imperfection in a plan or theory or legal document that causes it to fail or that reduces its effectiveness
  • Add a flaw or blemish to; make imperfect or defective
  • An imperfection in an object or machine; "a flaw caused the crystal to shatter"; "if there are any defects you should send it back to the manufacturer"
  • Defect or weakness in a person's character; "he had his flaws, but he was great nonetheless"

Crossword Answers

4 Letters


An eccentric idea


(pathology) a firm abnormal elevated blemish on the skin; caused by a virus

5 Letters


Put or pin the blame on

6 Letters


A failing or deficiency; "that interpretation is an unfortunate defect of our lack of information"

7 Letters


A mark or flaw that spoils the appearance of something (especially on a person's body); "a facial blemish"


Failure to reach a minimum required performance; "his failing the course led to his disqualification"; "he got two flunks on his report"

8 Letters


Powerlessness revealed by an inability to act; "in spite of their weakness the group remains active"

12 Letters


The state or an instance of being imperfect

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