What does the word fallible mean?

    Part of speech: adverb

  • FALLIBLY.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Liable to error; misleading.

Usage examples for fallible

  1. He appears to have had his Zoilus as well as Homer, and to have been equally fallible of the extent and sublimity of his own talents. – An Essay on the Lyric Poetry of the Ancients by John Ogilvie Commentator: Wallace Jackson
  2. Revelation, however, here comes in, and sustains the fallible conjectures of our unassisted reason. – A Practical View of the Prevailing Religious System of Professed Christians, in the Middle and Higher Classes in this Country, Contrasted with Real Christianity. by William Wilberforce
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