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Definition of drawback noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



    drawback (of/to something) drawback (of/to doing something)
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  1. 1a disadvantage or problem that makes something a less attractive idea synonym disadvantage, snag
  2. 2 The main drawback to it is the cost. This is the one major drawback of the new system.
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