verb (used without object)
Examples from the Web for malfunctioning
Obamacare is a fact— a malfunctioning fact, like so much of the rest of the American healthcare system, yet a fact all the same.Why It’s Time To Start Talking About Reforming, Not Repealing, Obamacare|David Frum|November 17, 2013|DAILY BEAST
For example, research has shown that most carbon-monoxide alarm incidents are triggered by a malfunctioning furnace.
I can, on my own, determine which malfunctioning systems are OK to fly with, and which are not?Think American Airlines Is Rotten? You Have No Idea How Good You Have It|Patrick Smith|October 11, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Pain produced by a malfunctioning nerve can be extremely severe.We're Still Stuck With Predatory Insurance Companies|Noah Kristula-Green|March 28, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Don't throw bad money into a company whose tailpipe is malfunctioning, causing a strange odor to fill the car.
It is a typical example of malfunctioning, probably as vivid as the language of politics.The Civilization of Illiteracy|Mihai Nadin
But the medics think it was some malfunctioning of the lungs.Ten From Infinity|Paul W. Fairman