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shortcoming

short·com·ing

shortcoming

 
 
pronunciation:
short kuh mIng
features:
Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
definition: a deficiency in character, ability, conduct, or the like; flaw.
synonyms:
failing, fault, flaw, weakness
antonyms:
strength
similar words:
defect, foible, limitation, vice
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