Debility - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |dɪˈbɪləti|  American pronunciation of the word debility
Brit.  |dɪˈbɪlɪti|  British pronunciation of the word debility

noun

- the state of being weak in health or body (especially from old age) (syn: feebleness, frailness, frailty, infirmity, valetudinarianism)

Examples

The disease leads to debility but rarely kills.

As a concession to her debility she lay on an aluminum chaise longue ...

Word forms

noun
singular: debility
plural: debilities
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