crack (n.) Old form(s): cracke
flaw, defect, deficiency
LLL V.ii.415[Berowne to Rosaline] My love to thee is sound, sans crack or flaw
Oth II.iii.315[Iago to Cassio, of Cassio and Othello] this crack of your love shall grow stronger than it was before [or: breach]
WT I.ii.322[Camillo to Leontes, of Hermione] I cannot / Believe this crack to be in my dread mistress
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