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drawback

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An idea that is not dangerous is unworthy of being called an idea at all.
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  • IPA: /ˈdɹɔːˌbæk/, SAMPA: /"drO:%b{k/

Etymology

draw + back

Noun

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drawback

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  1. A disadvantage; something that detracts or takes away.
    Poor fuel economy is a common drawback among larger vehicles.

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