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1. shortcoming

noun. ['ˈʃɔrtˌkəmɪŋ'] a failing or deficiency.

Synonyms

  • disadvantage

Antonyms

  • perfection
  • profitableness

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Words that Rhyme with Shortcoming

  • acclaiming
  • affirming
  • aiming
  • alarming
  • arming
  • assuming
  • beaming
  • becoming
  • blaming
  • booming
  • calming
  • calming
  • charming
  • claiming
  • climbing
  • combing
  • coming
  • condemning
  • confirming
  • conforming

Example sentences of the word shortcoming


1. Noun, singular or mass
But I recognized this shortcoming and took a time management class.

2. Verb, gerund or present participle
As with aluminum, that shortcoming can be alleviated by adding a layer of insulation underneath the siding.

Quotes containing the word shortcoming


1. I have learned, that the person I have to ask for forgiveness from the most is: myself. You must love yourself. You have to forgive yourself, everyday, whenever you remember a shortcoming, a flaw, you have to tell yourself "That's just fine". You have to forgive yourself so much, until you don't even see those things anymore. Because that's what love is like.
- C. JoyBell C.

2. The greatest shortcoming of the human race is our inability to understand the exponential function.
- Albert A. Bartlett

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