faint

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1 faint /ˈfeɪnt/ adjective
fainter; faintest
1 faint
/ˈfeɪnt/
adjective
fainter; faintest
Learner's definition of FAINT
: not clearly seen, heard, tasted, felt, etc.
: very slight or small
not used before a noun : weak and dizzy

damn with faint praise

see 2damn

faint of heart

: lacking the courage to face something difficult or dangerous usually used in the phrase not for the faint of heart
see also fainthearted

— faintly

adverb

— faintness

noun [noncount]
2 faint /ˈfeɪnt/ verb
faints; fainted; fainting
2 faint
/ˈfeɪnt/
verb
faints; fainted; fainting
Learner's definition of FAINT
[no object]
: to suddenly become unconscious
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