fallible

Part of speech: adverb

FALLIBLY.

Part of speech: adjective

Liable to error; misleading.

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Usage examples "fallible":

  1. Yet all of them were very human and very fallible, and all came very short of the ideal of duty. - "From the Easy Chair, series 2", George William Curtis.
  2. 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", John Ogilvie Commentator: Wallace Jackson.
  3. 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.", William Wilberforce.