Definitions for infirmityɪnˈfɜr mɪ ti

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

in•fir•mi•tyɪnˈfɜr mɪ ti(n.)(pl.)-ties.

  1. a physical weakness or ailment:

    the infirmities of age.

  2. the quality or state of being infirm; lack of strength.

  3. a moral weakness or failing.

Origin of infirmity:

1325–75; ME < L

Princeton's WordNet

  1. infirmity, frailty, debility, feebleness, frailness, valetudinarianism(noun)

    the state of being weak in health or body (especially from old age)


  1. infirmity(Noun)

    feebleness, frailty or ailment, especially due to old age.

  2. infirmity(Noun)

    a moral weakness or defect

Webster Dictionary

  1. Infirmity(adj)

    the state of being infirm; feebleness; an imperfection or weakness; esp., an unsound, unhealthy, or debilitated state; a disease; a malady; as, infirmity of body or mind

  2. Infirmity(adj)

    a personal frailty or failing; foible; eccentricity; a weakness or defect

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