Fallible Definition

Capable of making a mistake or being deceived.
Webster's New World
Liable to be erroneous or inaccurate.
Webster's New World

Origin of Fallible

  • From Medieval Latin fallibilis (“liable to err, also deceitful”), from Latin fallere (“to deceive”).

    From Wiktionary

  • Middle English from Medieval Latin fallibilis from Latin fallere to deceive

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

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