Usage examples for imperfection

  1. Here is the case of a young woman who was about to lose her position because of her imperfection in speech- yet when she returned home after being cured at the Institute, she wrote: " I was very much surprised when I went down to the office yesterday to find that I was going to get my place back again. – Stammering, Its Cause and Cure by Benjamin Nathaniel Bogue
  2. Imperfection is inseparable from every device. – Essays on the Constitution of the United States by Paul Leicester Ford
  3. In sailing days, of course, this power of the supporting ship was weak owing to the imperfection of the means of distant communication between ships at sea and the non- existence of such means beyond extreme range of vision. – Some Principles of Maritime Strategy by Julian Stafford Corbett