faint

Substantiv
a spontaneous loss of consciousness caused by insufficient blood to the brain

Synonymer




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Verb
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pass out from weakness, physical or emotional distress due to a loss of blood supply to the brain

Synonymer

faint

fainter

faintest

Adjektiv
  • "only a faint recollection"
barely perceptible; lacking clarity or brightness or loudness etc
  • "a faint aroma"
  • "a faint hissing sound"
  • "faint colors"
  • "the faint light of a distant candle"
  • "the wan sun cast faint shadows"
  • "a faint outline"

Synonymer

lacking strength or vigor
  • "faint resistance"
  • "damning with faint praise"

Synonymer

weak and likely to lose consciousness
  • "a swooning fit"
  • "was sick and faint from hunger"
  • "suddenly felt faint from the pain"

Synonymer

indistinctly understood or felt or perceived
  • "haven't the faintest idea"
  • "a faint clue to the origin of the mystery"
lacking conviction or boldness or courage
  • "faint heart ne'er won fair lady"

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