- v add a flaw or blemish to; make imperfect or defective
- s having a blemish or flaw
a flawed diamond
- Alfred Kinsey's celebrated sex surveys in the 1940s and '50s were breakthrough studies, but they were methodologically flawed and didn't delve into the issue of teenage sex.
- But Spider-Man's flawed hero fits naturally into a flawed world, where sometimes the best intentions and superdefenses fall tragically short.
- Bringing these detainees to justice is too important for us to rely on a flawed system that has failed to convict anyone of a terrorist act since the 9-11 attacks, and compromised .
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- Designs for Miami Beach Convention Center are sleek, smart — but flawed
Two competing designs for a new Miami Beach Convention Center are sleek, smart and sophisticated. But the visioning process for the project is flawed.
June 14, 2013 - Miami Herald
- Cook Co. sheriff: Concealed carry bill 'fatally flawed'
CHICAGO -- The sheriff of Illinois' most populous county believes a proposed concealed weapons law is "fatally flawed" because it all but guarantees that people who should not be allowed to have guns will be able to get them, according to a letter obtained by The Associated Press.
June 12, 2013 - The State Journal-Register
- Illinois sheriff: Gun bill 'fatally flawed'
CHICAGO (AP) -- Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart says the concealed carry bill recently passed by the Illinois Legislature is “fatally flawed.” Dart says the measure’s permitting process wouldn’t stop some people from having guns who shouldn’t have them. Dart made the assertion in a letter Wednesday to Gov. Pat Quinn that was obtained by The Associated Press. Quinn is considering whether to sign ...
June 12, 2013 - KMOV St. Louis