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Meaning of SHORTCOMING

Pronunciation:  'short`kuming

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  a failing or deficiency; "that interpretation is an unfortunate defect of our lack of information"
 

SHORTCOMING is a 11 letter word that starts with S.

 

 Synonyms: defect
 
 See Also: disadvantage

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Short"com`ing\, n.
The act of falling, or coming short; as:
(a) The failure of a crop, or the like.
(b) Neglect of, or failure in, performance of duty.

 

 

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