Definitions of flawed

  1. of Flaw

Usage examples for flawed

  1. Lanyard woke up the next morning to view from his stateroom deadlights vistas illimitable of flat blue flawed by hardly a wrinkle; only by watching the horizon was one aware of the slow swell of the sea, its sole perceptible motion. – Alias The Lone Wolf by Louis Joseph Vance
  2. How flawed nature was in this and every other respect. – An Apostate: Nawin of Thais by Steven Sills
  3. So Julian went to Harton, and, after a time, thoroughly enjoyed his life there, and was unharmed by the trials which must come to every schoolboy; so that when he came back for his first holidays, the mother saw with joy and pride that her jewel was not flawed, and remained undimmed in lustre. – Julian Home by Dean Frederic W. Farrar
  4. Her fingers went in to retrieve a hoop of heavy silver, in the midst of which was sunk a flawed topaz. – The Coast of Chance by Esther Chamberlain Lucia Chamberlain
  5. She had seen him at a crisis when he had been on the verge of collapse like a bridge whose centre rests upon a span of flawed steel. – The Tempering by Charles Neville Buck