Fainty Faint"y, a. Feeble; languid. [R.] --Dryden. [1913 Webster]

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  • fainty — /fayn tee/, adj., faintier, faintiest. Southern U.S. feeling faint; about to lose consciousness. Also, faintified /fayn teuh fuyd /. [1520 30; FAINT + Y1] * * * …   Universalium

  • fainty — ˈfāntē adjective Etymology: Middle English ffaynty, from faint, feint + y chiefly dialect : liable to faint : feeble …   Useful english dictionary

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