Try Our Apps
Dictionary.com

follow Dictionary.com

Words You've Been Using Wrong

defectible

[dih-fek-tuh-buh l] /dɪˈfɛk tə bəl/
adjective
1.
liable to defect, decay, or failure.
Origin of defectible
First recorded in 1615-25; in-3 + -ible + -ible
Related forms
defectibility, noun
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018.
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for defectible
Historical Examples
  • No man can subscribe to any one translation of the Bible, that it is not faulty, being the work of defectible man.

    A Christian Directory Baxter Richard

Word of the Day

Nearby words for defectible

Word Value for defectible

0
0
Scrabble Words With Friends