Examples of debility in a Sentence
The disease leads to debility but rarely kills.
the debilities of elderly people
Recent Examples of debility from the Web
If the demise of the Warsaw Pact signaled Russian debility, the 1991 Persian Gulf war, when Saddam Hussein tried to gobble up Kuwait, confirmed it.
Her death certificate, reviewed by The Post, lists four possible causes, a catalogue of overlapping debilities that in some combination killed her: cardiopulmonary arrest, hypoxia, pulmonary edema and morbid obesity.
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DEBILITY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of debility for English Language Learners
: physical weakness caused by illness or old age
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