Definitions for faintness

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  1. faintness(noun)

    a feeling of faintness and of being ready to swoon

  2. faintness(noun)

    the property of being without strength

    "the faintness or potency of the feeling"

  3. faintness(noun)

    barely audible

  4. faintheartedness, faintness(noun)

    the trait of lacking boldness and courage

    "faintness of heart and infirmity of purpose"

  5. dimness, faintness(noun)

    the quality of being dim or lacking contrast

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  1. faintness(Noun)

    The property of being or feeling faint.

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Faintness(noun)

    the state of being faint; loss of strength, or of consciousness, and self-control

  2. Faintness(noun)

    want of vigor or energy

  3. Faintness(noun)

    feebleness, as of color or light; lack of distinctness; as, faintness of description

  4. Faintness(noun)

    faint-heartedness; timorousness; dejection


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  • Schwäche, Mattigkeit, Verblasstheit, MattheitGerman
  • blāvumsLatvian

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