fault-finding

Meaning(s)

1. criticism, typically concerning trivial things

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Professional

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constant/regular/consistent fault-finding

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The fallout of a situation or action is the adverse or negative results that come as a result of it. Fallout can also refer to radioactive particles that occur as a result of a nuclear explosion or substances in the air that occur due to an industrial process or accident.

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  1. I'm sick and tired of your constant fault-finding, the woman said to her husband when he criticized her. 
  2. Looking for the positives in others rather than fault-finding is much better for your mental health.

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  1. Despite her Boss's regular fault-finding, the woman enjoyed her new job.
  2. At team have been sent to the UK on a fault-finding mission because of the snags in the new processing machinery.

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