Weaklier
Weakly Weak"ly, a. [Compar. {Weaklier}; superl. {Weakliest}.] Not strong of constitution; infirm; feeble; as, a weakly woman; a man of a weakly constitution. [1913 Webster]

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  • weaklier — weak·ly || wɪːklɪ adj. weak, feeble, frail; sickly adv. feebly; powerlessly; unconvincingly; faintly …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Weakliest — Weakly Weak ly, a. [Compar. {Weaklier}; superl. {Weakliest}.] Not strong of constitution; infirm; feeble; as, a weakly woman; a man of a weakly constitution. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Weakly — Weak ly, a. [Compar. {Weaklier}; superl. {Weakliest}.] Not strong of constitution; infirm; feeble; as, a weakly woman; a man of a weakly constitution. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • weakly — weakliness, n. /week lee/, adj., weaklier, weakliest, adv. adj. 1. weak or feeble in constitution; not robust; sickly. adv. 2. in a weak manner. [1350 1400; ME weekely. See WEAK, LY] Syn. 1. See weak. * * * …   Universalium

  • weakly — adverb in a weak manner. adjective (weaklier, weakliest) weak or sickly. Derivatives weakliness noun …   English new terms dictionary

  • weakly — UK [ˈwiːklɪ] / US [ˈwɪklɪ] adverb Word forms weakly : comparative weaklier superlative weakliest without much strength or force Humiliated, he smiled weakly before leaving the room. Please, don t fuss, Joseph protested weakly. She struggled for… …   English dictionary

  • weakly — /ˈwikli/ (say weeklee) adjective (weaklier, weakliest) 1. weak or feeble in constitution; not robust; sickly. –adverb 2. in a weak manner. –weakliness, noun …   Australian English dictionary

  • weakly — ► ADVERB ▪ in a weak manner. ► ADJECTIVE (weaklier, weakliest) ▪ weak or sickly …   English terms dictionary

  • weakly — [wēklē] adj. weaklier, weakliest sickly; feeble; weak adv. in a weak manner weakliness n …   English World dictionary

  • weakly — adv. & adj. adv. in a weak manner. adj. (weaklier, weakliest) sickly, not robust. Derivatives: weakliness n …   Useful english dictionary

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