Definition of drawback noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    drawback

     noun
    noun
    NAmE//ˈdrɔbæk//
     
    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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