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Synonyms for faint

Synonyms for faint

free from severity or violence, as in movement

so lacking in strength as to be barely audible

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small in degree, especially of probability

a temporary loss of consciousness

to suffer temporary lack of consciousness

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

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

deficient in magnitude

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lacking clarity or distinctness

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lacking strength or vigor

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weak and likely to lose consciousness

indistinctly understood or felt or perceived

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lacking conviction or boldness or courage

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By IDEAS I mean the faint images of these in thinking and reasoning.
NGC 381 is spangled with about 25 moderately faint to very faint stars confined to 7'.
Tender issueThe objective of the activity is to derive an optimised star tracker design for telecoms based on the Faint Star detector with the main development focus on the optimisation of the use of the Faint Star on-chip functions and the star tracker (STR) software so as to provide a low impact easy hosting of the s/w in the On-Board Computer (OBC).
Dizzy spells and feeling faint are common problems.
When you stand up, the low blood pressure isn't strong enough to fight against gravity and can't get as much blood pumped to your brain - so you faint.
Feb 27/28: magnetic field quiet but faint arc from 00:55 then a few rays and bright patches from aircraft Lat 5256[degrees]N, Long 53-40[degrees]W.
Previously, there had been mixed evidence about the role that genetics plays in the tendency to faint.
Do not advise a person who feels faint to sit on a chair or against a wall with her head between their knees because if they feel faint they may fall.
Dieting can cause you to become faint if you suddenly limit your intake of certain foods and in women, pregnancy is a common cause.
3 : lacking strength <a faint attempt> <a faint breeze>
Food Security for the Faint of Heart: Keeping Your Larder Full in Lean Times" is a book about preparation when crisis hits.
A Faint Cold Fear' continues the storyline she previously started with medical examiner Sara Linton.
Princess Beatrice had a very public faint at the Cenotaph on Remembrance Day, 1999.
We examine faint gamma-ray bursts (GRBs) to study errors in the measurement of the Internal Luminosity Function (ILF).
The faint ATIP track of a blank disc is then read to determine the disc characteristics and is also used to guide the laser during the write process much like the faint lines on school paper assist during handwriting.