Faintness - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈfeɪntnəs|  American pronunciation of the word faintness
Brit.  |ˈfeɪntnəs|  British pronunciation of the word faintness

noun

- a feeling of faintness and of being ready to swoon
- the property of being without strength

the faintness or potency of the feeling

- barely audible
- the trait of lacking boldness and courage(syn: faintheartedness)

faintness of heart and infirmity of purpose

- the quality of being dim or lacking contrast (syn: dimness)

Examples

the faintness or potency of the feeling

faintness of heart and infirmity of purpose

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