Faulty vs Unsuitable - What's the difference?
| Related terms
Faulty is a related term of unsuitable.
As adjectives the difference between faulty and unsuitable
is that faulty
is having or displaying faults; not perfect; not adequate or acceptable while unsuitable
is not suitable; unfit; inappropriate.
Having or displaying faults; not perfect; not adequate or acceptable.
- They replaced the faulty wiring and it has worked fine ever since.
(obsolete) At fault, to blame; guilty.
* 1590 , Edmund Spenser, The Faerie Queene , II.iv:
- I don't think you can infer that from the premise. It's a faulty argument.
- Her faultie Handmayd, which that bale did breede, / Confest, how Philemon her wrought to chaunge her weede.
* Nouns to which "faulty" is often applied: goods, equipment, product, wiring, construction, memory, thinking, design, hardware, software, unit, part, component, assumption, reasoning, premise, gene, operation, technique, merchandise, circuit, code, analysis, posture, machine, method, habit, process, communication.
Not suitable; unfit; inappropriate.