Meaning of flaw


Pronunciation: (flô), [key]
— n.
  1. a feature that mars the perfection of something; defect; fault: beauty without flaw; the flaws in our plan.
  2. a defect impairing legal soundness or validity.
  3. a crack, break, breach, or rent.
  1. to produce a flaw in.
  1. to contract a flaw; become cracked or defective.


Pronunciation: (flô), [key]
— n.
  1. Also calleda sudden, usually brief windstorm or gust of wind.
  2. a short spell of rough weather.
  3. a burst of feeling, fury, etc.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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