malfunctioned in English

verb
1
(of a piece of equipment or machinery) fail to function normally or satisfactorily.
the unit is clearly malfunctioning
synonyms: crash go wrong break down fail stop working go down conk outgo kaput blow up act up
verb

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1. He was killed when his parachute malfunctioned.

2. 3 A warning light seems to have malfunctioned.

3. The computer malfunctioned and printed out the wrong data.

4. The malfunctioned roller of his mouse is under repair.

5. Signals malfunctioned, causing another train to rear-end the stalled train.

6. His chute malfunctioned, opening in a direction that carried him straight backward.

7. Yesterday a car s brakes malfunctioned, it was swerving all over the road.

8. Would an aeronautical engineer merely shrug his shoulders if a control panel malfunctioned in mid-flight?

9. There have been unconfirmed reports that a robotic prototype malfunctioned and caused damage to the Arc reactor

10. 12 Would an aeronautical engineer merely shrug his shoulders if a control panel malfunctioned in mid-flight?

11. In that city, there is a chemical plant, and on that December night, a valve malfunctioned in one of the gas storage tanks.

12. 9 The elevator at the Old Town transit center malfunctioned twice last week, requiring rescue operations to free people trapped inside both times.

13. Air crash investigators at the Paris-based BEA have been working on the theory that the speed sensors, known as pitot tubes or probes, malfunctioned because of ice at high altitude.