Origin of drawback
Examples from the Web for drawback
The drawback was that the terrain in front of Bradley made success very costly.Blood in the Sand: When James Jones Wrote a Grunt’s View of D-Day|James Jones|November 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A drawback in a comedy program, you might say, but one that actually attests to the radical departure the series represented.
But maybe too much talent would be wasted, or even a drawback or distraction, in calling Bill Gates to mind.
Four percent of women who gave birth at age 40 or over cite "the disapproval of others" as a drawback to being an older mom.
The only drawback is the restroom outside at the restaurant near the skiing facilities.
The distance, and the fact of the church being in a slum, he maintained, would not be in itself a drawback.Evelyn Innes|George Moore
Whatever you may think, you young men, it is a drawback for a man when he marries a fool.Hester, Volume 2 (of 3)|Margaret Oliphant
The only drawback to writing about California is that scenery and climate—and weather even—will creep in.The Native Son|Inez Haynes Irwin
There was only one drawback; Kathleen could not go to the station.The Old Pincushion|Mrs. Molesworth
The one drawback was the long-drawn darkness of the winter night.Christopher Crayon's Recollections|J. Ewing Ritchie