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Synonyms for faint

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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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The XDF is the deepest image of the sky ever obtained and reveals the faintest and most distant galaxies ever seen.
So when it comes to freestyling, if you like, I still don't have the faintest idea what I'm doing so I'm not looking forward to the first party when it will be 'Go on, Harry, show us some moves'.
With the large light-gathering power of the LBT, astronomers are now able to collect the spectral fingerprints of the faintest and most distant objects in the universe," marvels LBT director Richard Green.
The galaxies are the faintest and reddest objects seen in a new image released by the scientists last night.
Third-placed Somerset still have the faintest chance of the title but they need a big win over Lancashire at Taunton.
He said: "The chief entertainment value of the Prince of Wales lies in the fact he clearly hasn't got the faintest idea of the gap between what he would like to be and what he really is.
For the Labour Group, Coun Shera, in his speech, suggested that we should be building 100 new council houses without the faintest idea of how much they would cost or where the money would come from.
This shortly after commiserating with a pensioner, amidst all his promises on care for the elderly, when he hasnt the faintest faintest clue what the state pension actually is.
As for the gas how they can blame the price of oil I haven't the faintest.
Africa was smelting iron when Europe did not even have the faintest idea of what a furnace is.
Let us imagine the scene it is early morning in the South of England and through the mist a small group of people can just be seen, all that can be heard is the faintest of tunes on the morning air .
The new find is one of the faintest and coolest brown dwarfs ever discovered close to Earth.
No way the Cardinals have even the faintest chance of upsetting the Tigers, and even those unfeeling gambling outfits are echoing such sentiments.
I've played it five times and I've not the faintest idea.
Many of my fellow students in university, who had come through the school system, hadn't the faintest idea of how to write a paragraph.