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erring, frail, ignorant, imperfect, mortal, prone to error, uncertain, weak  
   divine, faultless, impeccable, infallible, omniscient, perfect, superhuman, unerring, unimpeachable  
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If you say that someone or something is fallible, you mean that they are not perfect and are likely to make mistakes or to fail in what they are doing.  
FORMAL      adj  
  (Antonym: infallible)   
They are only human and all too fallible...     
  fallibility      n-uncount   usu with supp  
Errors may have been made due to human fallibility...     

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