Definition of Weak


  • deficient in intelligence or mental power
    "a weak mind"
  • likely to fail under stress or pressure
    "the weak link in the chain"
  • deficient in magnitude
    barely perceptible
    lacking clarity or brightness or loudness etc
    "a faint outline"
    "the wan sun cast faint shadows"
    "the faint light of a distant candle"
    "weak colors"
    "a faint hissing sound"
    "a faint aroma"
    "a weak pulse"
  • not having authority, political strength, or governing power
    "a weak president"
  • (used of verbs) having standard (or regular) inflection
  • lacking bodily or muscular strength or vitality
    "a feeble old woman"
    "her body looked sapless"
  • deficient or lacking in some skill
    "he's weak in spelling"
  • tending downward in price
    "a weak market for oil stocks"
  • wanting in moral strength, courage, or will
    having the attributes of man as opposed to e.g. divine beings
    "I'm only a fallible human"
    "frail humanity"
  • (used of vowels or syllables) pronounced with little or no stress
    "a syllable that ends in a short vowel is a light syllable"
    "a weak stress on the second syllable"
  • overly diluted
    thin and insipid
    "washy coffee"
    "watery milk"
    "weak tea"
  • wanting in physical strength
    "a weak pillar"
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.

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Unscramble weak

16 unscramble word found using the letters weak.

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