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weakness meaning and definition

Definition and meaning of weakness at MeaningMonkey.org. weakness meaning and definition in the English Dictionary.


Definition of weakness (noun)

  1. a flaw or weak point
    • "he was quick to point out his wife's failings"
    • synonyms: failing
  2. powerlessness revealed by an inability to act
  3. the property of lacking physical or mental strength; liability to failure under pressure or stress or strain
    • "his weakness increased as he became older"; "the weakness of the span was overlooked until it collapsed"
    • antonym: strength
  4. the condition of being financially weak
    • "the weakness of the dollar against the yen"
    • antonym: strength
  5. a penchant for something even though it might not be good for you
    • "he has a weakness for chocolate"
Source: Princeton University Wordnet

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