1. [ adjective ] pathetically lacking in force or effectiveness
Synonyms: lame

"a feeble excuse" "a lame argument"

Related terms: weak
2. [ adjective ] lacking physical strength or vigor
Synonyms: infirm sapless weak weakly decrepit
Related terms: frail impotent
3. [ adjective ] lacking strength or vigor
Synonyms: faint

"damning with faint praise" "faint resistance" "feeble efforts" "a feeble voice"

Related terms: weak
4. [ adjective ] lacking physical strength or vitality
Synonyms: decrepit infirm sapless weak weakly debile

"a feeble old woman" "her body looked sapless"

Related terms: frail
5. [ adjective ] lacking strength
Synonyms: nerveless

"a weak, nerveless fool, devoid of energy and promptitude"- Nathaniel Hawthorne

Related terms: powerless
Similar spelling:   feebly