Definitions For Faulting


  • (geology) a crack in the earth's crust resulting from the displacement of one side with respect to the other
  • A bad quality or part of someone's character : a weakness in character
  • A problem or bad part that prevents something from being perfect : a flaw or defect
  • Responsibility for a problem, mistake, bad situation, etc.


  • To criticize (something)
  • To blame or criticize (someone)

Is Faulting a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Faulting is worth 12 points in Scrabble and 16 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Faulting in a Sentence

  • Lack of courage is his worst fault.
  • If the book has a fault, it's that it's too long.
  • It's your own fault you missed that bus.
  • The truck driver was faulted for the accident.
  • Many have faulted her for not acting sooner.
  • I can't fault him for trying to protect his family.

Synonyms for Faulting

Antonyms for Faulting

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