feeble-mindedly

adverb
fee·​ble-mind·​ed·​ly | \ ˌfē-bəl-ˈmīn-dəd-lē How to pronounce feeble-mindedly (audio) \
variants: or feeblemindedly

Definition of feeble-mindedly

: in a feebleminded (see feebleminded sense 2) manner … did they have to lend themselves so feeble-mindedly to such a partisan event?— Tom Shales Quinn paused for a moment to ponder what he was doing. Was he scribbling nonsense? Was he feeble-mindedly frittering away the evening, or was he trying to find something?— Paul Auster

First Known Use of feeble-mindedly

1890, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of feeble-mindedly was in 1890

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“Feeble-mindedly.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/feeble-mindedly. Accessed 29 Jan. 2022.

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