weak-kneed

adjective
\ ˈwēk-ˈnēd How to pronounce weak-kneed (audio) \

Definition of weak-kneed

: lacking willpower or resolution

First Known Use of weak-kneed

1863, in the meaning defined above

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“Weak-kneed.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/weak-kneed. Accessed 11 May. 2021.

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