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Definition of "imperfection" []

  • The quality or condition of being imperfect. (noun)
  • Something imperfect; a defect or flaw. See Synonyms at blemish. (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "imperfection" in a sentence
  • "That doesn't mean that we revel in imperfection, as is the implication of The Times 'story - that we have no standards."
  • "It's true that, as you point out, one can also argue that imperfection is not proved."
  • "As far as I can tell, any self-tanner I tried was like taking an ink pen and making my every skin imperfection darker, thereby bringing more attention to it."